Date: June 1, 2017

Cyber Risk: How to Protect Your Treasury Data

Session Description

As companies do more business online than ever before, they not only enjoy the benefits of the digital world, but they are also exposed to its threats. Aside from high-profile breaches covered in the media – from Target to Sony – companies and their treasuries are under constant attack. Despite the risk, corporates can protect their data and ensure their organizations are mitigating cyberattacks. In this session, attendees will learn how to:

  • Build a cybersecurity program for treasury
  • Mitigate human error
  • Leverage technology and work with partners to secure data
  • Centralize access and control through authentication.

Speaker Information

Philip Pettinato is Chief Technology Officer at Reval with responsibility for managing the company’s research and development activities across three core operating groups: product management, product engineering and information technology. Philip has more than 25 years of experience managing and developing technology solutions for treasury, trading, risk management, accounting and post-trade processing of derivatives and capital markets products.

Andre Viljoen is the Chief Information Security officer at ION, where he makes ION more defensible through the continued development of robust, innovative, and secure corporate and hosting services. Andre has held a variety of technical leadership positions throughout his career and has worked in control systems, telecommunications, payments, embedded systems, and SaaS.

He studied Electronic Engineering at the University of Pretoria in South Africa and is CISSP certified.

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