New York CISO Community

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Join a powerful network of C-level peers

Connect with a local community of like-minded peers who share similar challenges and priorities. Access the collective expertise of CISOs from diverse experiences, backgrounds and industries. Members of the community come together several times a year to connect with each other, exchange ideas and best practices, and validate strategies and solutions.

Join your local community for exclusive access to:

Programs
  • Participate in year-round gatherings both in person and virtually with your local peer group
  • Engage in unparalleled collaboration through in-depth discussions on the most critical and relevant issues
  • Network with like-minded peers facing the same challenges as you
Insights
  • Exchange ideas, strategies and solutions validated by peers
  • Gain exclusive access to community insights, including best practices and survey results, to benchmark your organization with others
  • Learn how other leaders approached their challenges by leveraging peer-recommended partners
Connections
  • Make new connections through facilitated networking opportunities, including curated 1:1 peer meetings
  • Grow and enhance your career through an exclusive network and mentorship
  • Build lasting relationships and stay connected with peers and colleagues

New York CISO Governing Body


A regional Governing Body leads the New York CISO community, shaping the topics and agendas for your local programs and ensuring that all content is driven by CISOs, for CISOs.

Governing Body Co-Chairs

Reshma Budhwani

New York Life
VP, Chief Technology Security Officer

Brian Lozada

Amazon
CISO, Prime Video and Studios

Tomas Maldonado

National Football League
Chief Information Security Officer

Tod Mitchinson

New York Life
VP, Chief Information Security Officer

Michael Palmer

Hearst
CISO

Lauren Dana Rosenblatt

International Flavors & Fragrances
VP, Chief Information Security Officer

Kylie Watson

Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
CISO

Teresa Zielinski

General Electric
Chief Information and Product Security Officer

Governing Body Members

Arun Abraham

Bose Corp
Chief Information Security Officer

Rod Aday

Bank of China
CISO

Michael Andreano

Hikma Pharmaceuticals
Senior Director, Group Head of Information Security

Medha Bhalodkar

Columbia University
Chief IT Risk Officer & Global CISO

Dave Bostrom

Boehringer Ingelheim
CISO, Americas

Bob Brown

Federal Home Loan Bank of New York
CISO

Mike Cena

A+E Networks
Vice President, Head of Cyber Security

Tony Chryseliou

Sony Corporation of America
Global Information Security Executive

Mike Crumpler

Kenco
Vice President, Information Security (CISO)

Robert Dalrymple

Maimonides Medical Center
Chief Information Security Officer

Davin Darnt

Louis Vuitton
CISO Americas

Dan Finkle

Raytheon Technologies
Corporate Chief Information Security Officer

Leon Flaksin

BlackRock Inc
Managing Director & Head of Technology and Cybersecurity Risk Management

Pat Ford

Schneider Electric North America
Chief Information Security Officer, Americas

Igor Gorelik

SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University
Chief Information Security Officer

Doug Greene

Guardian Life Insurance
VP, CISO

Zouhair Guelzim

L'Oréal
VP & CISO

Tariq Habib

MTA
Chief Information Security Officer

Ronen Halevy

Sony Corporation of America
Vice President, Information Security

Harry Halikias

Sony Music Publishing
Senior Director, Global Information Security

Mitch Haviv

Brown Harris Stevens
Chief Technologist and Chief Information Security Officer

Chris Holden

Crum & Forster
SVP, Chief Information Security Officer

Frank Hsieh

Banco Santander
CISO

JT Jacoby

International Rescue Committee
Chief Information Security Officer

Tom Kartanowicz

Standard Chartered
CISO, Americas & Europe

Aaron Katz

TCW
CISO

Sherif Khalifa

CPP Investments
Chief Information Security Officer

Tim Kropp

SS&C Technologies
Global CISO

Mike Lamberg

ION
VP & CISO

Kevin Li

Cohen & Steers
SVP, Chief Information Security Officer

Mike Livni

Valley Bank
CISO

Carlos Lyons

CGS
SVP, Global Chief Information Security and Compliance Officer

Aditya Malhotra

Ness Digital Engineering
Chief Information Security Officer

Prashanth Mekala

American Family Insurance
Deputy Enterprise CISO

Pronay Mukherjee

Levi Strauss & Co.
Global Business Information Security Officer

Dave Munroe

National Hockey League
Chief Information Security Officer

Daniel Nunez

New York City Employees’ Retirement System
Chief Information Security Officer

Ahmed Pasha

Nomura
CISO

Naresh Podila

Beckman Coulter Diagnostics
CISO

Joe Post

BIC
Global Head of Cybersecurity

Bala Rajagopalan

TradeWeb Markets
Chief Information Security Officer

JR Riding

Multiplan
CISO

Davinder Rodey

Mizuho Americas
Chief Information Security Officer

Stacey Romanello

Royal Bank of Canada
Regional Information Security Officer

Peter Rosario

USI
Chief Information Security Officer

Ernie Rozado

G-III
Director, Head of Cybersecurity and Compliance

Liza Russell

Barclays
CISO, Consumer Banking and Payments

Nick Salian

Cantor Fitzgerald
Chief Information Security Officer

Raj Sargule

Christie's
Global Head of Information Security

Steve Savard

ICC Industries Inc
Director of Information Technologies

David Sheidlower

Turner Construction
Chief Information Security Officer

Ben Smith

Altice USA
SVP, Chief Information Security Officer

Tim Somrah

Major League Soccer
Vice President, Information Security

Almon Tse

Saks Group
Chief Information Security Officer

Peter Tse

CTBC Bank
Information Security Officer, New York

Damiano Tulipani

Provident Bank
SVP, CISO

Nick Vigier

Oscar Health Insurance
CISO

Steven Wallstedt

Industrial and Commercial Bank of China
Chief Information Security Officer

Demond Waters

NYC Department of Education
Chief Information Security Officer

John Whiting

Omnicom Group
Global Director, Cyber Risk

Henry Wong

Willkie Farr & Gallagher
Global Information Security Leader

Hongtao Wu

China Merchants Bank
Chief Information Security Officer, New York Branch


Join your peers to discuss the most critical issues impacting CISOs today.

  1. Improve and Achieve Operational Resilience
  2. Enable AI's Potential through Trust, Risk and Security Management
  3. Create Alignment with the Enterprise to Unlock True Value

Upcoming Programs


VIRTUAL

May 23, 2024 | 1 hour

New York CISO Town Hall

Implementing Next Level Technology the Right Way

An interactive, peer-led discussion on current topics and priorities.

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IN-PERSON

June 26, 2024 | 1 day

New York CISO Executive Summit

Pier Sixty

Walk away from this peer-led program with new connections and with actionable insights.

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IN-PERSON

August 13, 2024 | an evening

New York CISO Inner Circle

Poster House Museum

A gathering with peers to discuss timely topics over dinner in a private setting.

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IN-PERSON

September 26, 2024 | an evening

New York CISO Inner Circle

Friedmans- Battery Park

A gathering with peers to discuss timely topics over dinner in a private setting.

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IN-PERSON

December 4, 2024 | 1 day

New York CISO Executive Summit

Pier Sixty

Walk away from this peer-led program with new connections and with actionable insights.

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