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CSP #63 – Determining Cyber Risk Appetite With the Board – Adel Melek

One of the most important and impactful tasks of the CISO is presenting to the Board of Directors and Senior Management. The Board needs to have the confidence the CISO is able to determine risk and provide recommendations of cost-effective business-oriented solutions. Listen to Adel as he shares his experience in working with many organizations to reduce risk.

To view the article from the CISO COMPASS Book that sparked this interview, please visit: https://securityweekly.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/CISOSTORIES_Adel_Melek_Article.pdf

Melek, A. 2019. Determining Risk Appetite with the Board. In CISO COMPASS: Navigating Cybersecurity Leadership Challenges with Insights from Pioneers, 1st Ed, pg 505. Fitzgerald, T. CRC Press, Boca Raton, Fl. www.amazon.com/author/toddfitzgerald.

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1. Determining Cyber Risk Appetite With the Board – Adel Melek – CSP #63

One of the most important and impactful tasks of the CISO is presenting to the Board of Directors and Senior Management. The Board needs to have the confidence the CISO is able to determine risk and provide recommendations of cost-effective business-oriented solutions. Listen to Adel as he shares his experience in working with many organizations to reduce risk.

To view the article from the CISO COMPASS Book that sparked this interview, please visit: https://securityweekly.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/CISOSTORIES_Adel_Melek_Article.pdf

Melek, A. 2019. Determining Risk Appetite with the Board. In CISO COMPASS: Navigating Cybersecurity Leadership Challenges with Insights from Pioneers, 1st Ed, pg 505. Fitzgerald, T. CRC Press, Boca Raton, Fl. www.amazon.com/author/toddfitzgerald.

This segment is sponsored by Cybereason. Visit https://www.cybereason.com/cisostories to learn more about them!

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Guest

Adel Melek
Adel Melek
Global Vice Chair - Risk Advisory at Deloitte LLP

Adel Melek is Deloitte’s Global Vice Chairman of Risk Advisory, Global Lead Services Partner for Manulife as well as the Global Lead Services Partner for Royal Bank of Canada (RBC). Adel also serves as the Senior Partner responsible for Deloitte’s Tilt to Asia; an initiative designed to effectively serve Deloitte’s largest Canadian corporations seeking to expand their presence in Asia and large Asian clients looking to do the same in Canada.

Adel has over 25 years of diversified professional services experience serving large and complex global organizations on matters related to strategic transformation, large scale technology implementations and integrations, strategic and operational risk, cyber security, IT controls, financial risk, and regulatory compliance. His Deloitte international experience includes advising clients in over 50 countries. Adel served as the Advisory Partner for several iconic Canadian clients including Manulife between 2011-2014.

Host

Todd Fitzgerald
Todd Fitzgerald
Vice President, Cybersecurity Strategy at Cybersecurity Collaborative
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