Chris Jacquet

Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer Hitachi Vantara

Jacquet is responsible for enterprise information security, establishing and maintaining a corporate-wide information security program to protect Hitachi Vantara’s information assets. He and his team identify, evaluate and report on information security risks to meet compliance and regulatory requirements. Jacquet also leads enterprise security programs including security operations, incident response, vulnerability management, identity management, network security, disaster recovery and risk policies. He supports client services for Hitachi Vantara’s Managed Services offering, including governance and compliance. In September 2017, Jacquet’s role expanded to include the security governance of Hitachi Vantara’s products and services. In July 2019, Jacquet was appointed Information Security Expert (ISE) for the Americas region for Hitachi Ltd. In this role, he assesses and advises Hitachi companies throughout the region on cybersecurity and provides direction back to Hitachi Ltd CISO function in Japan. Previously, Jacquet was senior director of cloud security and compliance, and acting CISO for cloud infrastructure at Marketo where he built and led cross-functional teams to secure their software products. Before this, his roles included senior director of global IT Security, compliance, risk management and governance at Symantec, and multiple leadership roles at Hewlett-Packard during his 26-year tenure there. Jacquet holds a marketing certificate from UC Berkeley and an engineering degree in computer science from Institut National des Sciences Appliqués (Lyon, France). He is fluent in French and conversational in German. He holds a private pilot’s certificate and is an active member pilot of Angel Flight West, a volunteer organization that arranges free air travel for children and adults who have serious medical conditions.

Day One: Monday, August 24, 2020

Monday, August 24th, 2020

5:50 PM Panel Discussion: Perspectives on Becoming a Transformational Value Creation Partner

Following the presenter’s earlier thoughts on this subject, he will be joined by other CISO practitioners in a lively panel discussion to offer additional thoughts on this very important topic. Following the panel discussion the floor will be open for an extended Q&A session.

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Chris.

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