September 21, 2016 – Monthly Chapter Meeting














Brian Wrozek, Managing Executive Director, Office of the CISO presenting on Building an Effective Cyber Security Strategy

This presentation enables you to make the case that cyber-security should be an integral part of your corporate risk management program. Examples demonstrate how to adequately communicate to senior leaders the expanding risk and threat landscape plus the increasing burden of stakeholder oversight. A step by step approach using practical techniques guides you through the complex process of building an effective, tailored cyber-security strategy and communicating the appropriate solutions to executive management. This strategic, programmatic approach allows you to make better investment decisions in order to reduce the chances of a cyber-security incidences.

Speaker Bio

Brian Wrozek is a managing executive director, executive advisory in the Office of the CISO at Optiv. In this role, Wrozek works closely with security executives to provide C-suite advisory services to define cyber strategy, roadmaps and solutions to meet clients’ security objectives. Wrozek is the former chief security officer (CSO) for Alliance Data where he had enterprise responsibility for information security and physical security.

Prior to Alliance Data, he was the IT security and privacy director at Texas Instruments where he managed all facets of electronic data and system security worldwide. Wrozek earned his Bachelor of Science in computer science from Michigan Technological University. He earned his MBA and Cybersecurity Certification from the University of Dallas. Wrozek is an adjunct professor at the University of Dallas teaching graduate-level cyber security courses in the Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business.

Wrozek received the 2008 Central Region Information Security Executive of the Year award from Tech Exec Networks and the 2010 Information Security Executive of the Year award at the Texas Regional Infrastructure Security Conference.

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David Shroyer presenting on Continuous monitoring of 3rd party risk and resiliency

20 years experience in the financial services sector serving in product management, technology management, information / cyber security, and risk management executive roles. Strong industry expertise in the end-to-end security lifecycle in consumer and commercial eCommerce and financial services. Regulatory experience as both a practitioner and risk manager in information, cyber and third party risk for financial institutions.