Tariq Habib

CISO, State of NY Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA), USA

Tariq Habib is the Chief Information Security Officer at New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) where he's responsible for all aspects of MTA Cybersecurity strategy and Operation. He brings a unique perspective of someone who is experienced in Operational Technologies and Intelligent Transportation Systems programs as well as has broad experience in the Security strategy and operations. With many years of Information Security experience, he's promoting an evolution of the, behavioral and cultural transformation to manage cybersecurity risks within an organization. He has strong understanding of threat landscape, public policy and critical infrastructure systems security. Prior to his role as the CISO of MTA, he worked as the Chief Technology Officer for MTA Bridges & Tunnels.