New York CISO Community


Gain powerful new perspectives

Join fellow CISOs in the New York 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. Accelerating security to match the pace of digital business initiatives
  2. Managing the risk created from a landscape of new core technologies
  3. Achieving sustainability for the CISO role without compromising outcomes

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.

Co-Chairs

Jeff Brown

State of Connecticut
Chief Information Security Officer

Zouhair Guelzim

L'Oreal
VP & CISO

Tomas Maldonado

National Football League
CISO

Tod Mitchinson

New York Life
VP & CISO

Michael Palmer

Hearst
Chief Information Security Officer

Eric Staffin

IHS Markit
Partner and Senior Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer

Kylie Watson

Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
CISO

Teresa Zielinski

GE Power
Senior VP, Chief Information Security Officer & Product Security

Members

Rod Aday

Verizon
Director, Information Risk Management

Ankur Ahuja

Fareportal
Vice President and Global CISO

Raj Badhwar

Voya Financial
SVP, Global Chief Information Security Officer

Arvin Bansal

AmerisourceBergen
Sr. Director Data & Cloud Security

James Beeson

Cigna
Vice President & Chief Information Security Officer

Medha Bhalodkar

Columbia University
Chief Risk Officer & Global CISO

Bob Brown

Federal Home Loan Bank of New York
CISO

Devon Bryan

MUFG Union Bank
Managing Director, CISO

Reshma Budhwani

New York Life
VP, Chief Technology Security Officer

Michael Cena

A+E Networks
Vice President, Head of Cyber Security

Tony Chryseliou

Sony
Senior Manager Global Information Security

Mark Connelly

Boston Consulting Group
CISO

Brendan Conway

Tiffany & Co
Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer

Greg Crowley

Evanta
Governing Body Member

Michael Cutugno

Dorilton Capital Management
CISO

Robert Dalrymple

Montefiore
AVP & Chief Information Security Officer

Jeff DiMuro

ServiceNow
Deputy CISO

Orrie Dinstein

Marsh & McLennan
Global Chief Privacy Officer

Bobby Edamala

Cornell University
Chief Information Security Officer

Mikhail Falkovich

Consolidated Edison Company
Director of IT, Information Security

Cy Fenton

Marquee Brands
CISO

Leon Flaksin

BlackRock Inc
Head of Information Risk Management

Stephen Garcia

FanDuel
VP of Cybersecurity

Meredith Grauer

Nielsen
Chief Privacy Officer

Doug Greene

Guardian Life Insurance
Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer

Tariq Habib

MTA
Chief Information Security Officer

Ronen Halevy

Sony
Senior Director of Information Security

Patricia Hinerman

Interpublic Group of Companies
Chief Information Security Officer

Chris Holden

Crum & Forster
CISO

Mark Leary

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals
Chief Information Security Officer

Mike Livni

Valley National Bancorp
CISO

Brian Lozada

HBO Max
CISO

Mary Prabha Ng

Equitable Financial
CISO

Greg Notch

National Hockey League
SVP, Information Technology & Security

Michael P. O'Hara

Avon
InfoSec Principal

James O'Shea

Prudential
Cybersecurity Strategy

David Peach

The Economist Newspaper Group
CISO

Allan Piket

Lord, Abbett & Co
Chief Information Security Officer

Mark Robinson

Coty
Global Director of Information Security

Tim Rohrbaugh

JetBlue Airways
Chief Information Security Officer

Stacey Romanello

Royal Bank of Canada
RISO

Lauren Dana Rosenblatt

International Flavors & Fragrances
VP, CISO

Raj Sargule

Christie's
Global Head of Information Security

Steve Savard

ICC Industries Inc
Director of Information Technologies

Parthiv Shah

Signature Bank
Chief Information Security Officer, SVP

Ben Smith

Nuvance Health
CISO

Justin Staples

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group
CISO

Patrick Sullivan

London Stock Exchange
Head of Security Operations

Jorge Torres

UNICEF
Chief of IT Security

Rishi Tripathi

Sinai Health System
CISO

Joe Tso

Scotiabank
Chief Information Security Officer

Mark Viola

Henry Schein
Vice President & Global Chief Information Security Officer

John Whiting

DDB Worldwide Communications Group
Global Chief Security Officer

Hongtao Wu

China Merchants Bank, New York Branch
CISO

Gene Zafrin

RenaissanceRe
Chief Information Security Officer

Upcoming Programs


In-person Programs

September 1, 2021

New York CISO Inner Circle

Tavern On The Green

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

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November 3, 2021

New York CISO Executive Summit

Sheraton New York Times Square

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

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Virtual Programs

August 12, 2021

New York CISO Virtual Boardroom

Endpoint Security in the New Hybrid Workplace

An intimate and interactive conversation framed around a hot topic or priority.

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October 12 - 13, 2021

Global CISO Virtual Executive Summit

A virtual gathering for CISOs with global responsibilities to discuss challenges unique to international operations.

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