Chief Security Strategist
Les has over twenty years’ experience in information security. He has held the position of Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) for a credit card company and ILC bank, founded a computer training and IT outsourcing company in Europe, directed the security and network technology practice for Cambridge Technology Partners across Europe and helped several security technology firms develop their initial product strategy. Les founded and managed Teradata’s Information Security, Data Privacy and Regulatory Compliance Center of Excellence and is currently Chief Security Strategist at Protegrity.
Les holds a BS in MIS, CISSP, CISA, ITIL and other relevant industry certifications.