The Reasons Why CISOs Should Report to CEOs – Jeff Pollard – BSW #298

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Jeff Pollard
Vice-President, Principal Analyst on the Security and Risk Team at Forrester Research

Jeff primarily contributes to Forrester’s offerings for security and risk professionals. He leads Forrester’s research on the role of the CISO, specializing in topics related to security strategy, budgets, metrics, business cases, and presenting to the board. His research also includes security services, featuring global coverage of managed security services, professional security services, and security-as-a-service. Jeff also takes an active role in Forrester’s forward-looking research on security innovation, the security market, and security predictions.


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