Samantha MacLeod

Chief Information Security Officer / AGL Energy

Samantha is the CISO at AGL. She is an accomplished professional with more than 20 years’ experience supporting business strategies through technology enablement, risk management, security & governance. Samantha is accountable for ensuring that Security practices are integrated into the organisation’s strategic and operational planning processes; she is responsible for Cybersecurity strategy at AGL. Samantha was previously the General Manager Cyber Security at ME, ensuring that the organisations digital assets, and customers’ information, are secure through appropriate technology use within the changing threat landscape.

As an advocate of Women in IT and Women in Leadership, Samantha encourages others to develop their careers in technology and in Cyber security; Samantha is passionate about people, leadership and building security teams aligned to digital and innovative culture.