CISO Stories Podcast: Server Room to War Room - Enterprise Incident Response

In many organizations, the CISO will be looked at as the leading expert in incident response, but often has little involvement in the selection, planning, and training for the Enterprise Incident Management Program. Dawn-Marie Hutchinson, CISO at BAT, has navigated organizations during crises with a “play like you practice” approach - check it out...


About the Guest

Dawn-Marie Hutchinson


Dawn-Marie Hutchinson is a transformational IT executive, industrywide thought leader, and published author, recognized for leveraging 18+ years in cybersecurity, risk, privacy, and digital transformation, across healthcare, retail, technology, and professional services sectors, to lead large-scale global teams in complex IT change management initiatives. A well-known thought leader, author and highly sought-after speaker as an expert on crisis management, incident response, data privacy and information governance, cyber security strategy and leadership. She is the author of “Conversational Geek talks GDPR”- a handbook for technical professionals in navigating the General Data Protection Regulation, a guest contributor in “CISO Compass.” In addition to being recognized by CSO Magazine as one of twelve most influential women in cybersecurity she was also honored as SC Magazine’s “8 Women to Watch,” and on the CRN Women’s Power 50 list honoring outstanding female executives prominently involved in the IT channel ecosystem for their successes and the far-reaching impact they are having on the technology industry. Her contributions to the industry include presentations or keynotes at more than 40 conferences worldwide, including RSA, Gartner Security Summit, Net Diligence, Black Hat, IAPP, Evanta CIO and CISO Summits, NACD and ISSA events.

About the Hosts

About the Host

Sam Curry

Chief Security Officer at Cybereason

Sam Curry (@samjcurry) is CSO at Cybereason and is a Visiting Fellow at the National Security Institute.  Previously, Sam was CTO and CISO for Arbor Networks (NetScout) and was CSO and SVP R&D at MicroStrategy in addition to holding senior security roles at McAfee and CA. He spent 7 years at RSA, the Security Division of EMC as Chief Technologist and SVP of Product.

Sam also has over 20 patents in security from his time as a security architect, has been a leader in two successful startups and is a board member of the Cybersecurity Coalition, of SSH Communications and of Sequitur Labs.

About the Host

Todd Fitzgerald

Vice President, Cybersecurity Strategy at Cybersecurity Collaborative

Todd Fitzgerald (@securityfitz) has built information Fortune 500/large company security programs for 20 years. 

Todd serves as VP, Cybersecurity Strategy and Chairman of the Cybersecurity Collaborative Executive Committee, was named 2016–17 Chicago CISO of the Year, ranked Top 50 Information Security Executive, authored 4 books including #1 Best Selling and 2020 CANON Hall of Fame Winner CISO COMPASS: Navigating Cybersecurity Leadership Challenges with Insights from Pioneers (2019), ground-breaking CISO Leadership: Essential Principles for Success, as well as contributions to a dozen others. 

Todd held senior leadership positions at Northern Trust, Grant Thornton International, Ltd, ManpowerGroup, WellPoint (Anthem) Blue Cross Blue Shield/ National Government Services, Zeneca/Syngenta, IMS Health and American Airlines.

CISO Stories Podcast

About The CISO Stories Podcast

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