Ross Wells is the Information Security Officer for BP’s North America Gas & Power (NAGP) trading business, the largest energy trader in North America, and its Digital Innovation Organisation (DIO). The DIO is responsible for identifying emerging technology for deployment across BP, including IoT, artificial intelligence, blockchain and many more. In his previous role, Ross was BP’s first dedicated cyber security lead in its internal audit function - driving the evaluation of security practices across the corporate and industrial control system environments. Ross has worked in information security for nearly 20 years across many industry sectors.