Chris Button

Chris Button is the Director of Intelligence for the Financial Systemic Analysis & Resilience Center (FSARC), an industry funded nonprofit entity whose mission is to increase the resilience of the critical must run systems that underpin the U.S. financial services sector. Prior to joining FSARC, Chris was an Executive Director on JPMorgan Chase’s Global Cyber Partnerships & Government Strategy team, responsible for cybersecurity operational collaboration relationships with industry partners, government agencies, and global organizations.


Prior to JPMorgan Chase, Chris was part of Deloitte’s Federal Cyber Risk practice focused on business development and delivering cybersecurity solutions for the Intelligence Community and the Department of Homeland Security.


Chris served as a senior executive at the Department of Homeland Security for ten years in a variety of roles including Chief of Staff of the Office of Intelligence and Analysis; a senior advisor on cybersecurity policy, and, most recently as DHS’ Director of Cyber Threat Analysis. He led the development of many DHS information and intelligence sharing initiatives with the private sector and state and local governments. His Cyber Threat Analysis team developed models for understanding cyber threats to federal networks and critical infrastructure.


Chris is a retired U.S. Coast Guard officer and holds a Master of Public Administration from the University of Miami (FL).