Laura Deaner

Global Chief Information Security Officer, S&P Global

Chief Information Security Officer at S&P Global, responsible for establishing and driving the enterprise information security vision and programme. Leverages nearly 20 years working in security for multinational Fortune 500 companies to build effective and robust information security programmes by aligning deep technical expertise with executive vision and support. Frequent speaker; thought leader; recognized for innovative leadership and strong business acumen. Formerly, first named Chief Information Security Officer at PRNewswire; built a comprehensive security practice from the ground up. Bachelor’s in Computer Science, Old Dominion University, Virginia. Member of a number of information security and technology societies, including OWASP, ISC2, and Society of Women Engineers (SWE). Featured in Women Know Cyber – 100 Fascinating Females Fighting Cybercrime.