On-demand webinar

Shadow IT: The CISO Perspective on Regaining Control



This on-demand webinar discusses the inherent risks of Shadow IT and best practices for enterprise cloud adoption. The panelists include renowned security experts Chenxi Wang, former Principal Analyst at Forrester Research, Rob McGillen, CIO for Grant Thornton, and Paul Simmonds, former Global CISO for AstraZeneca.

Discussion Topics:

  • Key takeaways on Shadow IT you need to know to protect your data in the cloud

  • Surprising Shadow IT statistics are disclosed and how to proactively take charge

  • Recommendations on cloud management strategies
SPEAKERS
Rob McGillen

Rob McGillen has over 20 years’ experience helping transform companies worldwide, including addressing cyber-security challenges in the accounting industry with the advent of cloud computing. Mr. McGillen is the global head of technology and CIO for Grant Thornton​ International, responsible for global IT shared services and technology leadership for 40,000 employees in 130 countries.




Paul Simmonds


Paul Simmonds is CEO of the Global Identity Foundation, a co-founder and board member of the Jericho Forum, the co-editor of the Cloud Security Alliance’s “Security Guidance for Critical Areas of Focus in Cloud Computing v3.0,” and a security consultant. He was formerly the global CISO of AstraZeneca, and prior to that, the global CISO of ICI. He has earned the “Chief Security Officer of the Year” and “Best Security Implementation” awards by SC Magazine, and has been listed twice in Network World’s “Most Powerful People in Networking.”




Chenxi Wang, CipherCloud

Dr. Chenxi Wang is VP of Cloud Security & Strategy at CipherCloud. She joins CipherCloud from Intel Security, where she was VP of Strategy, responsible for ubiquity strategy that spans both hardware and software platforms. Prior to Intel, Chenxi was a highly respected industry analyst, with the role of Vice President and Principal Analyst at Forrester Research, covering mobile, cloud, and enterprise security. Prior to Forrester, Chenxi was an Associate Professor of Computer Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University.



Willy Leichter, CipherCloud

William Leichter has over 20 years of experience helping Global 1000 companies meet security and compliance challenges within their networks and in the cloud. Mr. Leichter leads CipherCloud’s efforts to evangelize new models for cloud security, and translate that into product requirements, and market positioning.

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