Richard Seiersen

Author & CISO

Richard is a security executive with ~20 years experience ranging from start-ups to global organizations. He currently is the CISO and VP of Trust for Twilio and most recently the VP & GM Cybersecurity & Privacy for GE Healthcare. His current focus is developing quantitatively informed strategies, building agile teams that scale and making digital risk measurable. Likewise, he recently co-authored a decision analysis book called How To Measure Anything In Cybersecurity Risk (Wiley 2016). This book targets those looking to improve risk management strategies using predictive analytics.

Recent Articles:

Measure What Matters In Cybersecurity (CSO Online) 
What Security Leaders Can Learn About Decision Making (Bishop Fox/Dark Reading)

My Sessions

Why You Need Quantitative ICS Risk Assessments (And They Can Be Done)

Main Stage

In this keynote, Richard will make the case for quantitative risk assessments and provide some examples of how the lack of hard data can be overcome in an ICS risk assessment. Richard will also be signing copies of his book at the Cabana Sessions later in the day. The ICS community often holds qualitative risk […]

Keynote Strategy