Balancing Security & Operations for CISO Success – John Grancarich, Kunal Anand – BSW #304

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John Grancarich
EVP, Strategy at Fortra

John works with global organizations and their security teams to develop a full understanding of their business and security priorities in light of today’s ever changing threat landscape. John’s leadership enables the Fortra team to develop and bring to life a product vision that enables customers to increase their security maturity while simultaneously decreasing their operational burden. Prior to joining Fortra in 2018, John was the founder of Product Fuse, where he worked with enterprise technology companies to build and execute successful product strategies. Prior to becoming a product leader, John served in a variety of hands-on technical roles, including web developer, database administrator, and computer forensics engineer.

Kunal Anand
CTO & CISO at Imperva

Kunal Anand is the CTO and CISO of Imperva, where he leads cross-functional teams ensuring Imperva maintains and invests in the strongest security posture possible. Previously he served as co-founder and CTO of Prevoty, a company acquired by Imperva. Anand has led security, data, and engineering teams at BBC Worldwide, Gravity, MySpace, and NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. He holds a B.S. from Babson College.


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