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Tim Mather

Tim Mather is a Partner at Fortium Partners, providing information security consulting.  He is a long-time information security practitioner, having also served in senior security roles previously at Cadence Design Systems, Splunk and Symantec as CISO; at RSA Security and PatternEx at Chief Security Strategist; and, as head of information security at VeriSign and Apple.

He has co-authored two books on information security: “Cloud Security and Privacy: An Enterprise Perspective on Risks and Compliance” (O'Reilly) and “The Executive Guide to Information Security: Threats, Challenges, and Solutions” (Addison-Wesley). Tim is a CISSP, CISA, and CISM.  He holds Master’s Degrees in Information Assurance from Brandeis University, National Security Studies from Georgetown University, and International Policy Studies from Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey.  He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Economics from the University of California at Berkeley.  Tim has extensive public speaking experience at major information security conferences.