28 years at IBM, Christopher is the Global Executive Director of IBM Security Command Centers. He has lead thousands of some of the most mature customers in the world thru cybersecurity, leadership and crisis framework simulations and sharing best practices in our many X-Force Cyber Ranges. The Command Center designs world-class immersive experiences for customers to prepare for “their worst day” in locations around the world. Christopher has been asked to consult customers in realworld cybersecurity situations and sharing that insight has turned him into one of the most requested IBM keynote speakers.
Leveraging Executive Briefing Centers, X-Force Cyber Range, Hacker’s Lab and the IBM Security Command Center Mobile (Cyber Truck), the IBM Security Command faculty immerse customers in a fully gamified cyber incident experiences based on real-life events and the collective intelligence of our global IBM Security experts. While experiencing a cybersecurity incident, customers get educated on world-class best practices for cybersecurity, physical, emotional and psychological impact of a crisis.
Christopher also leads a team of Executive Security Evangelists who are subject matter experts in a diverse set of disciplines within cybersecurity including financial crime, criminal underground networks and malware. The team also includes security development experts who provide technical insights regarding product integration, mobility, cognitive and cloud-based security solutions.
Former CEO, GRI; Former Senior Director Corporate Responsibility, Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Former Chairman, Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC) and Former Member, Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative’s Steering Committee
Group Chief Sustainability Officer and Head of Strategy at GIB (Gulf International Bank) Asset Management