Cyber risk webinar

Cyber risk webinar

Cyber risk: Managing opportunistic cybercrime during uncertainty

Available On-Demand

COVID-19 offered the perfect platform for the proliferation of cybercrime. Hackers are using the current uncertainty to send out even more phishing messages, with varying degrees of sophistication.

Security specialists have heightened concerns about cybercrime because it benefits from the perfect storm: a sudden and largely uncoordinated shift to remote working and an increased number of electronic transactions. Additionally, economic instability will have a knock on effect on criminality both online and offline.

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Join this webinar to gain insight into:

  • Profiting from uncertainty: how cybercriminals are taking advantage
  • Examples of phishing and malware sophistication
  • How do you protect remote workers?
  • Educating against the myriad of cyber attacks

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Vicki Gavin

The Cyber Coach

Cyber Rescue Alliance

Vicki Gavin is recognized as an expert in cyber security. She was Cyber Security Woman of the Year and Security Serious Unsung Hero Awards, Marathon (Wo)man. She has been an invited speaker at an array of industry conferences including Info Crime Summit, InfoSec Europe and Enterprise IT Security Conference and is Chairperson of the Women's Security Society Board (2016 - Present). Currently she is Head of Cyber Risk at Artemis Fund Management.  Previously she was Data Protection Officer and Head of Information Security at the Northview Group responsible for managing both privacy and security risk.  She joined Northview from The Economist Group where she was Compliance Director, Head of Business Continuity, Information Security and Data Privacy establishing the firm’s cyber security and compliance programmes. Prior to this she was Head of Business Continuity and Business Risk at Barclaycard, Head of Recovery Planning & Crisis Management at Barclays Bank, and held various positions at Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein after emigrating from Canada. Vicki is MBCI and CRISC Certified, holds a BSc in Physics and a postgraduate Diploma in Teaching Adults.

Jörgen Mellberg

CISO, Head of IT & DPO

Sparbanken Syd

Matthew J., Lang

CISM, CISA, Chief information security officer

SECU

Information Security Leadership that enables the business, while reducing security risks for the organization, and raising the security posture for the enterprise.

My vision for every organization is to improve their security posture. I can achieve this by implementing the right tools with the right people at the right time. Pair my experience as an executive of Information Security with a strategic mindset, a tactical skillset, as well as team member cooperation, and I can help ensure the security of SECU.

To better focus on information security and, consistently, deliver cost effective results, we will incorporate risk-based decision making with our aligned technology initiatives and business goals.

Some recent successes:

  • Cost saving initiative at Bank of America saw a return on investments of $55 (mil) annualized by reducing redundant insecure external data exchanges with a secure data exchange- an excellent example of saving money while improving the security posture in just 5 months.
  • Focusing on budgeting, I was able to reduce duplicate security systems at Belk, saving an annualized $1.5 (mil) in IT spending for their Information Security department with zero negative impact to security readiness or risk.  My ability to train, even at the Board of Directors level, allowed for executives to learn the complexity of Information Security while responding to a mock security incident.

I believe in mentoring and coaching individuals to push themselves out of their comfort zone, so they can perform at their highest level.  As a retired Navy Chief Petty Officer after 22 years, I continue to motivate and encourage employees to buy into the corporate vision and standards I expect the department to follow.

My career has included leadership roles at large and small companies.  I received my Bachelor of Science in Accounting from East Carolina University and am also a Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA).  I am a founding member of the CISO Executive Network in Charlotte, NC and have recently completed the CISO Academy training with the FBI in Quantico, Virginia.

David Worley

Global head of compliance

Arrowgrass Capital Partners

David Worley, J.D., CFA, Global Head of Compliance, Arrowgrass Capital Partners LLP, London

Mr Worley has over 30 years of experience in financial services and management. Prior to joining Arrowgrass, Mr Worley served in various legal and compliance capacities with Guggenheim Partners from 2004 to 2015: General Counsel and CCO for Guggenheim Advisors, a fund of funds investing in hedge fund managers on a managed account basis, and a founding member and General Counsel of Guggenheim Global Trading, a multi-strategy hedge fund manager.

Prior to joining Guggenheim, Mr Worley served in a variety of capacities for a number of organizations, including Kewazinga Corp. (co-founder and CEO), NatWest Markets (director of equity derivatives corporate marketing), Kidder, Peabody (in-house counsel, and subsequently director of equity derivatives corporate marketing), Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft (associate), Jones Day Reavis & Pogue (associate) and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (staff attorney for Market Regulation & Enforcement).  Mr Worley received his CFA charter in 2008. 

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Evan Sekeris

Head of model validation

PNC

Evan's background is in the measurement and quantification of credit risk and operational risk.  His primary focus is currently on supporting institutions in building operational risk modeling for stress testing, developing their risk identification process and developing their model risk management frameworks.
Some of his recent client engagements include:
For a foreign global bank, helped them develop a comprehensive operational risk framework for their US based IHC. Ensured both integration of the framework in their international framework as well as US regulatory compliance.
For a large internationally active US bank: supported major change of course in CCAR operational risk stress estimates a few months prior to submission in reaction to regulatory guidance.
For a large regional bank: built their CCAR loss projection model and wrote the documentation for the full CCAR operational risk submission.
For a global bank conducted a validation of their operational risk modeling framework for CCAR
  Prior to joining Oliver Wyman, Evan was the Head of Risk Consulting for Financial Institutions for Aon in Columbia, Maryland. He was in charge of building Aon's risk consulting practice for financial institutions and managed multiple teams based in North America and Europe to deliver services to clients worldwide. Previously, Evan was an Assistant Vice President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, where he created the center of excellence for operational risk which served the System needs for operational risk related matters. The team was in charge of the supervision of all AMA and CCAR banks in the US and developed the Fed's CCAR model for operational risk.
Evan earned a B.A. and M.A. in Economics from the Université Catholique de Louvain in Belgium. He received an additional M.A. as well as his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of California at Los Angeles.