New Jersey CISO Community


Gain powerful new perspectives

Join fellow CISOs in the New Jersey community to solve critical leadership challenges through the collective experiences and expertise of the network.

Invaluable network

Build a strong professional network where you live and work. Access the collective expertise of your true peers all in one place. Make new connections and catch up with old friends.

Peer collaboration

Gain new perspectives from peers who understand your most critical priorities and are facing the same challenges -- generate ideas, share real-life experiences and get forward-looking guidance and insights.

Actionable insights

Exchange best practices, validate strategies and walk away with practical insights that are immediately actionable.

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

  1. Strategies for a risk-aligned, resilient organization
  2. Developing and investing in the security workforce of tomorrow
  3. Creating business value and supporting agile business operations

New Jersey CISO Governing Body


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

Co-Chairs

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Roota Almeida

Delta Dental of New Jersey and Connecticut
CISO

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Lookman Fazal

NJ Transit
Chief Information & Digital Officer

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Zouhair Guelzim

L'Oreal
VP & CISO

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Warren Kudman

Turner Construction
Chief Information Officer

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Hussein Syed

RWJBarnabas Health
Chief Information Security Officer

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Gabrielle Wolfson

Quest Diagnostics
CDO & CIO

Members

Rod Aday

Verizon
Director, Information Risk Management

Ankur Ahuja

Fareportal
Vice President and Global CISO

Donato Aliberti

Santander
Head of Cybersecurity Operations

Chirag Arora

Crum & Forster
Chief Information Security Officer

Balu Arumugam

Mars
Chief Security Architect

Scott Bourne

Merck & Co.
IT Risk Management/ Attack Surface Reduction

Eric Brohm

Wyndham Hotels and Resorts
GVP, CISO

Alex Bykov

Morgan Stanley
Executive Director, Head of Insider Threat Analytics and Engineering

Christopher Callahan

Weichert
CISO

Roland Cloutier

ADP
SVP & Global CSO

Cindy Cullen

IPG
Director of Information Secuirty

Larry Dolan

Newell Brands
CISO

Jose Dominguez

TD Ameritrade
CISO

John Hoke

Avis Budget Group
Senior Director, Global Information Security

Michael Iwanoff

iConectiv
SVP & CISO & CIO

Bilal Khan

NJ Transit
Chief Technology & Security Officer

Afzal Khan

Opko
Global Chief Information Security Officer

Kevin Kilgore

Ascensus
Business Unit Information Security Officer

Mark Kramer

Tenex Capital Management
Senior Operating Advisor

Michael Livni

Valley National Bank
CISO

Ken Loisch

Conair
Director, Information Security & Compliance

Alim Macauley

Bristol-Myers Squibb
Director, Security Risk Mgmt.

Ravi Mani

Quest Diagnostics
Vice President & CISO

Robert McKenna

Selective
SVP, Enterprise Architecture, Information Security, & Disaster Recovery

Juan Morales

Realogy
Deputy CISO, Global Information Security

Ganesh Murugan

MUFG
Director, Cyber Strategy

Mary Prabha Ng

Equitable
CISO

David Ortiz

Church & Dwight
Chief Information Security Officer

Patrick Park

Milbank
Director, information Security & CISO

Rob Reiser

Tory Burch
Director Information Security

Hari Shah

Tapestry
CISO

Gurjinder Singh

Halma p.l.c.
Head of Cyber Development, VP Halma IT

Frederick Spencer

Everest Reinsurance Company
Global CISO

Rob Suárez

BD
VP, Chief Information Security Officer

Galo Vaca

Citibank
SVP, IT Security, Group ISO (GISO)

Upcoming programs


September 21, 2020

2020 Global CISO Executive Summit

Ritz-Carlton Dove Mountain

A three-day summit for CISOs with global responsibilities to come together and discuss challenges unique to global operations.

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October 2020

2020 New Jersey CISO Executive Summit Q4

Hanover Marriott

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

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March 2021

2021 New Jersey CISO Inner Circle Q1

An evening with peers to discuss timely topics over dinner in a private setting.

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