Chris is an accomplished security professional focused on delivering TIAA’s extensive security controls and services as a member of the Data Protection team. With more than 10 years of experience in Cybersecurity and the financial industry, Chris has the deep experience and technical savvy to take on even the most difficult Cybersecurity challenges that come his way. His current role in Data Protection provides the opportunity to shape the path of TIAA’s Cybersecurity program by defining strategy, use-cases, and automation of security controls. As the firm’s only Registered Representative within the Cybersecurity organization, his unique background in brokerage operations, sales, and compliance allows him to add “context to content” to TIAAs financial data. This business centric approach provides the clarity needed to build hardened Cybersecurity controls that protect TIAA data without negatively impacting the business.