GCISO Certification by GlobalCISO Leadership Foundation™ Governing Board

GCISO Certification Governing Board consists of Top-Industry Cyber Security Leaders.

Chirag Arora


Former CISO, Crum & Forster

Chad Teat

Head - Setting Up Your Program

CSO & CTO, Bitfire Security

Dr. William Souza

Head - Security Risk Management

Founder & CEO, Executive Cyber Education Cybersecurity

Patrick Pitchappa

Head - Financial Issues in Managing a Security Program

Director, Information Security & Risk, M. H. Alshaya Co.

Jothi Dugar

Head - Security Leadership

CISO at Federal Government, Life/Wellness Coach, Author, Speaker

Dr. George Antoniou

Head - Identity and Access Management

Adjunct Professor Cyber Security, St. Thomas University

Zoe Braiterman

Head - Integrating Security Into Project Management Lifecycle

NYC Chapter Leader, OWASP Foundation

Martin Bialczak

Head - Incident Response LifeCycle

Sr. Director of Cyber Defense, John Hancock

Roota Almeida

Head - Protecting your Crown Jewels

Former CISO, Delta Dental of New Jersey and Connecticut

Adam Hirsch

Head - Security Operations

Head of Information Security Audit, Amazon

Casey Corcoran

Head - Business Transformation and Enablement

Former CISO, SASE at Fortinet

Paul Bedi

Co-Head - Identity and Access Management

CEO at IDMWorks

GCISO Certification by GlobalCISO Leadership Foundation™ Governing Board Overview

The GCISO Certification Governing Board consists of top CISOs, many of whom are from the Fortune 50 companies. The role of the Board is to provide the 50 final questions for the GCISO certification exam. The questions are video-based and designed to test CISOs' critical thinking skills, as well as the application of their certification learnings in real-world scenarios.

What are benefits of being on the Governing Board?

  • Complimentary access to all relevant GCLF events
  • First in line for speaker and panelist opportunities
  • Your profile & bio listed on our website
  • Featured on GCISO LinkedIn announcements

Are you interested in being considered for the GCISO Certification by GlobalCISO Leadership Foundation™ Governing Board? If so, register below.

Badge of Honor - Governing Board Member

Get recognized! It’s a matter of pride. Each Governing Board Member receives an honorary badge from the GlobalCISO Leadership Foundation for their contribution to its mission.

Note: Your verified digital badge will be emailed to you in the name you used when registering on our website based on the approval from our committee. All badge images are for illustrative purposes only and may be subject to change at the discretion of the GlobalCISO Leadership Foundation. 

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