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About the Speaker
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    Pete Murphy
    IT Advisory Executive, CareSource

    Pete Murphy is a well-established leader, builder and collaborator with high standards for personal integrity and a bias for action. He has demonstrated senior level leadership experience building, growing, improving and operating business systems and processes as a CIO, CTO, CISO, Risk Leader and Data and Analytics executive.
    He specializes in solving big and small problems with people (teams and organizations), processes (reliable and scalable stand-alone and cross-functional operating processes) and technology (implementing, integrating and managing technology and digital transformation improvements). He has developed his expertise in both large and small companies, including entrepreneurial start-ups.
    As a Cybersecurity leader, Pete has been fortunate to have been a pioneer on the front lines as Cybersecurity moved from the side stream of business into the mainstream. Select highlights include:
    • Designed and built Bank of America’s first capabilities for Security Awareness, Security Engineering, Global Incident Response and Network Defense, Attack and Penetration Testing, Vulnerability Management and Investigations and Digital Forensics.
    • Represented Bank of America in the national effort to improve critical infrastructure protection under PDD 63.
    • Managed investigations with the FBI, Secret Service and corporate counsel.
    • Managed global incident responses for internet-based malware and threat actors.
    • First corporate CISO for AmSouth Bank (now Regions Financial) and TIAA and built their first cybersecurity programs.
    • Co-patent holder for systematic analysis and assessment of technology risks.
    • Implemented security and resiliency designs which successfully defended against ransomware attacks.
    • Co-founder, UNC Charlotte Cybersecurity Symposium.