Lesley Seebeck is the CEO of the Cyber Institute, Australian National University. She was Chief Investment and Advisory Officer at the Digital Transformation Agency, arriving there from the Bureau of Meteorology where she served as Chief Information Officer. Seebeck has extensive experience in strategy, policy, management, budget, information technology and research roles in the Australian Public Service, industry and academia. She has worked in the Departments of Finance, Defense, and the Prime Minister and Cabinet, the Office of National Assessments, and as an IT and management consultant in private industry, and at two universities. Seebeck has a Ph.D. in information technology, an MBA, a master’s in defense studies and a bachelor's degree in applied science (physics).