Brian Tuskan, CSO, Microsoft Global Security

Brian Tuskan

Sr. Director, Chief Security Officer

Microsoft Global Security

Brian Tuskan is the Chief Security Officer for Microsoft Global Security which is part of the Real Estate & Security Organization.  He has 30+ years of experience in law enforcement and the corporate security sector.  Brian’s team is responsible for life safety and the physical security of all of Microsoft’s global corporate footprint. His team includes: Security Operations, Investigations, Threat Management, High-Value Assets, Intelligence, Virtual Security Operations Centers, Executive Protection, Risk & Enterprise Resiliency, Event Risk Management, and Background Screening.

He spent 12 years in law enforcement with the police departments in Redmond, Washington and Honolulu, Hawaii.

Brian was named one of The Most Influential People in Security 2017 and founded Cop to Corporate, an organization that helps law enforcement professionals plan their transition to the private sector.  Brian sits on the Microsoft Worldwide Public Safety and Justice Advisory Council, is an Advisory Board Member of Secure Strategy Group, and served on the ASIS Leadership & Management Practices Council. Brian has a Criminal Justice degree from Wayland Baptist University, is a graduate of the University of Washington (Foster School of Business, Executive Development Program) and received an Executive Leadership Certificate from Georgetown University.


Defining the Future of Security

Tuesday, October 29th
Microsoft’s Chief Security Officer Brian Tuskan shares his vision on technology, strategy and where the security industry is headed. As CSO for one of world’s leading technology firms and with a global footprint, his view of security is more than a vision, it’s a great example of how strategy and technology can work together. Brian will also discuss the importance of having a strong relationship with the CISO in providing end-to-end enterprise security.