Bob Steadman is the senior director, security services consulting with The Herjavec Group, one of Canada’s leading and fastest growing technology integration firms, specializing in security products and services. He has practical experience leading IT security departments for Loblaw Companies Limited, and Sobeys, leading national grocery retailers, and he also worked extensively in the financial services sector with the Bank of Montreal and the Toronto Dominion Bank.

Steadman spent nine years in the global risk management solutions practice at PricewaterhouseCoopers. He has combined his business background gained from 25 years’ experience in IT risk management to successfully guide security groups through certification and compliance hurdles, while embracing the next organizational security strategy – governance, risk and compliance – in a structured and controlled manner.