Keith Howard

Keith Howard

Group Chief Information Security Officer
Commonwealth Bank of Australia

Keith Howard was appointed Chief Information and Security Officer for CommBank in 2019 where he leads the Cyber division for the Group (including CommBank and Bankwest), responsible for keeping the Group and its customer information safe and secure.

Prior to this appointment, Keith led large cross-functional teams delivering transformational change such as the successful SAP upgrade and previously led the Group’s Customer Engagement Platform delivering powerful customer experiences using machine learning.

Before joining CommBank in 2015, Keith delivered technology transformation programmes and managed global teams across multiple industries including petroleum, transport and software, having lived in both the UK and Asia prior to moving to Australia.

Appearing at
Future Security SYD
1 September 2022
  • Hilton Sydney
The Future of Security, Sydney conference is FST’s dedicated security forum for NSW, exploring the most pressing issues of cybersecurity, resilience and diligence in the financial services industry. Join us at the Hilton in Sydney on Thursday, 1 September as...
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30 November - 1 December 2021
  • Virtual Conference
The Future of Security Sydney Virtual Conference is the must-attend event for security leaders from the financial services sector. Join 200+ of your peers this month (30-Nov & 1-Dec) as we discuss, debate and determine the future of the industry...