Reimagining Risk in the Emerging Cloud: A GRC Perspective – Solomon Ugah – CSP #156

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Solomon Ugah
Director, Governance, Risk and Compliance at Rockwell Automation.

Solomon is a season information security, GRC and privacy practitioner with about 15 years experience delivering enterprise information security programs across multiple industries including finance, legal, cloud, industrial automation and consulting. He is fully immersed in the world of risk management and how information security and compliance can be deployed to deliver a competitive advantage in high-velocity, quick-to-market product organizations. In his words, information security must deliver clear business value and not be a weight that impedes the maximization of market potential. It must show how it is firmly anchored to and supports the goals of the leadership team”.
Solomon supports the GRC practice in Rockwell and collaborates with customer organizations to show and demonstrate Rockwell’s secure approach to industrial solutions as a cloud service.


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.