High Consequences Cyber: Make or Break the CISO’s Reputation – Andy Jaquith – CSP #154

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Andy Jaquith
Managing Director at Markerbench LLC

Andy Jaquith is the Managing Director of Markerbench. His 25-year career as a CISO, executive, and cyber practitioner spans startups (with two successful exits), Fortune 100s, global financial services firms, and AMLAW 50 firms. He has managed a broad spectrum of technology and cyber risk areas and is a trusted advisor to customers, staff, and boards.

Prior to Markerbench, Andy was the global Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) for Covington & Burling LLP, a $1.5B AMLAW 50 firm with 14 offices globally. His prior experience includes serving as the CISO of QOMPLX, Inc, a cyber-security startup focused on critical enterprise infrastructure. He was the global Cyber Security Operational Risk Officer for JP Morgan Chase, and was a Managing Director for Technology Risk Measurement and Analytics at Goldman Sachs. Andy’s earlier roles include as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of the managed security services provider SilverSky. He has held senior security analyst roles at Forrester Research and Yankee Group, and was a co-founder of @stake, a pioneering cyber-security consultancy. Andrew wrote [the book on security metrics](https://www.amazon.com/Security-Metrics-Replacing-Uncertainty-Doubt/dp/0321349989) (“Security Metrics: Replacing Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt”), used by a generation of risk professionals to connect security to the corner office.

Andy graduated from Yale University with a BA in Economics and Political Science. He lives with his family in New York.


Vice President, Cybersecurity Strategy at Cybersecurity Collaborative

Todd Fitzgerald has built information Fortune 500/large company security programs for 20 years. Todd serves as VP, Cybersecurity Strategy and Chairman of the Cybersecurity Collaborative Executive Committee, was named 2016–17 Chicago CISO of the Year, ranked Top 50 Information Security Executive, authored 4 books including #1 Best Selling and 2020 CANON Hall of Fame Winner CISO COMPASS: Navigating Cybersecurity Leadership Challenges with Insights from Pioneers (2019), ground-breaking CISO Leadership: Essential Principles for Success, as well as contributions to a dozen others. Todd held senior leadership positions at Northern Trust, Grant Thornton International, Ltd, ManpowerGroup, WellPoint (Anthem) Blue Cross Blue Shield/ National Government Services, Zeneca/Syngenta, IMS Health and American Airlines.