CIO & CISO STRATEGY MEETING
Rewire, Reinvent, Simplify, Secure
October 27, 2020 | Philadelphia, PA | Virtual Event
Ketan Vanjar, Chief Technology Officer and Enterprise Coach
Ketan Vanjara is the CTO and Enterprise Coach at Berkadia. Before Berkadia, he was the Global CIO for Core Banking, SAPIs, and Microservices at HSBC. In addition to working for other MNCs like Microsoft and SunGard, Ketan also ran software startups focused on building mCommerce apps and other software products on mobile platforms. With close to 30 years of experience, he has seen the evolution of technology from punch cards and mainframes, to mid-range, to client-server followed by web, mobile, and now cloud and devices. A futuristic thinker, Ketan has a lot of faith in human potential and strongly believes the future belongs to imagination, inspiration, and collaboration.
Krista Arndt, Vice President, Digital Governance and Cyber Risk, Deputy Chief Information Security Officer
Krista Arndt is the Deputy CISO and VP, Digital Governance & Cyber Risk at Customers Bank. She has dedicated her career to guiding her peers on Cybersecurity best practices. Krista enjoys helping organizations overcome the unique challenge of balancing an effective Cybersecurity program while enabling business initiatives within the confines of heavily regulated industries. Krista has over 12 years of combined experience in Information Security Risk Management, Governance, & Compliance in the Department of Defense and Financial Industry. With the help of her team, Krista has developed a mature Cyber Risk Management Program providing risk-based oversight of 3rd party vendors and organizational security controls in line with FFIEC, SOX, ISO 27001, and NIST. Krista is an active member of FS-ISAC, ISACA, and Infraguard and mentors other women interested in building a career in cybersecurity. When off the clock, Krista takes her affinity for overcoming challenges to the race track, where she competes in a national drag racing series and uses her racing as a forum to advocate for autism awareness.
Seth Shestack, Deputy Chief Information Security Officer, Executive Director Information Security and Privacy
Drew Wanczowski, Principal Solutions Engineer
Drew Wanczowski has over 15 years’ experience working on technical leadership, architecture, and engineering in content management, metadata, search, and workflow. He has held leadership and engineering roles at MarkLogic, KlarisIP, Univision Digital, Condé Nast, and The American Institute of Physics. His focus is on systems that manage large volumes of asset transactions including ingestion, metadata management, search, and distribution. In his career, Drew has worked across a broad range of application categories, including DAM, Contract/Rights Management, CMS, Sports Statistics, Search Technology, and Cloud-Native infrastructures. He has been an active participant in the data standards and open source community.
Beth Miller, Business Development Manager
Beth Miller has more than 20 years’ experience in the telecom and expense management industries and is passionate about bringing real solutions to IT leaders to help them better manage their technology costs and services. Beth’s deep background honed at Sprint and AOTMP helps her to empower leaders to mitigate risk and help drive revenue in their organization. Beth lives in Indianapolis.
Paul Connaker, Vice President Sales
Paul Connaker has been in the tech industry for nearly two decades and currently serves as the Vice President of Sales for vCom Solutions. In his previous role with the company, he oversaw the organization’s vast Software and Services Team, helping to manage customer’s IT spend conversion and onboarding to vManager, vCom’s IT Lifecycle Management platform. Paul has held virtually every customer-facing role in the organization during his 13 years at vCom. He is a graduate of the University of Minnesota.
Kirin Heinz, Team Leader
Kirin Heinz is a Cyber Security Team Leader at Darktrace, the world’s leading machine learning company for cyber defense. She has worked extensively with clients across numerous industry verticals, from financial services to manufacturing, helping them deploy Darktrace’s Enterprise Immune System, the only AI technology capable of detecting and autonomously responding to early-stage cyber-threats. Heinz graduated with a bachelor’s degree from New York University and is based out of Darktrace’s New York City office.