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Chief Strategy Officer
“I’m excited to take on this opportunity to participate in the rebranding of the organization and also enable our customers to solve their most complex information security and data privacy challenges with solutions that empower them to leverage sensitive data in a secure, compliant and responsible way. I look forward to bringing on board my expertise in this space and utilize my experiences over the years to help transform this organization to greater heights.”
Les has over twenty-five years’ experience in information security consulting and advisory services. He has held the position of Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) for a credit card company and ILC bank, founded a computer training and IT outsourcing company in Europe, directed the security and network technology practice for Cambridge Technology Partners across Europe and helped several security technology firms develop their initial product strategy. Les founded and managed Teradata’s Information Security, Data Privacy and Regulatory Compliance Center of Excellence, was Chief Security Strategist at Protegrity, Vice President of Security Strategy at BlueTalon, Chief Security Strategist at SecuPi and is now Chief Strategy Officer at Mage. He is a frequent speaker on data centric protection and privacy at various conferences and trade shows.
Les holds a BS in MIS, CISSP, CISA, ITIL and other relevant industry certifications.