Jimmy Lummis is the Chief Information Security Officer at the Georgia Institute of Technology. Jimmy is responsible for all aspects of cyber security and IT risk at the Institute. Jimmy leads the Cyber Security team which consists of Cyber Security Operations, Engineering, Governance Risk & Compliance, and Services. The Cyber Security teams objectives are incident prevention, incident detection/response, as well as policy and regulatory compliance.Jimmy is a Georgia Tech alumnus with over 16 years of experience in the field of information security. His skillsets were developed by applying his talents to many different organization types including private industry, state and local government, and higher education
The CISO or Security Executive has always had an essential role in policy creation and enforcement as well as risk and liability management. However going forward, today’s CISO will be more and more called upon to not only ensure security and protect data, but also to find new sources of value creation for the enterprise. CISOs who possess a mix of both hard technical and analytical skills along with soft interpersonal and leadership skills will be poised to thrive in an expanded role of enterprise value creation, both proactively and reactively.
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