Pete Burnap

Professor of Data Science and Cybersecurity

Cardiff University

About Pete

Pete Burnap is Professor of Data Science & Cybersecurity at Cardiff University. He is Director of Cardiff’s NCSC/EPSRC Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research (ACE-CSR). He also leads AI for cybersecurity research at Airbus DTO on a part-time secondment basis. He has been involved in grants in worth in excess of £14m, leading large awards from EPSRC, ESRC and industry on the topic of cyber security analytics – the fusion of AI, Cybersecurity and Risk. He is co-director of the WEFO-funded Data Innovation Accelerator (DIA) – a £3.75m investment in upskilling SMEs in South Wales to develop innovative AI-driven products and services. He is a member of the UK’s AI Council.