Stan G.

Firm-wide Lead, Information Security Governance and Compliance

United States of America

Over 20 years expertise in the IT sector on IT security. IT Security experience includes security architecture, identity management, encryption, vulnerability management, secure software development, ...see more

  • Financial Services, Banking & Insurance
  • Public Sector & Regulatory


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Founding Member

2 years
Current position
May 2020 - Present
OptimalCipher provides revolutionary, cradle-to-grave, cross-platform, patented encryption that protects information--while permitting its analysis and minimally impacting underlying ap...see more

Technical Fellow

EP3 Foundation
4 years
Current position
Mar 2019 - Present
Thought leader for the EP3 Foundation, comprised of highly-regarded executives strategizing on solutions at the intersection of personalization and privacy.

Firm-wide Lead, Information Security Governance and Compliance

5 years
Current position
Mar 2018 - Present
Lead Information Security Governance, Risk, and Compliance for this 2500-person world-class hedge fund.

Senior Vice President, Security Architecture, Strategy, and Innovation

3 years
Jul 2015 - Mar 2018
Architect IT security for critical Citi systems including the cloud. Citi’s Tokenization leader. • Executed POC and performed threat modelling against vendor’s industry-leading tokeniza...see more

Vice President, Information Security Risk

The Clearing House
2 years
Oct 2013 - Jul 2015
Ran the IT Security Risk Assessment program at this significantly-regulated US payments organization that settles about 1.5 trillion dollars daily. • Wrote procedures and integrated ris...see more

Vice President, Information Security and Risk

3 years
Jan 2011 - Oct 2013
Security assessed and remediated banking applications that affected millions of users worldwide; which included securing the portal. • As Security Assessment Lead for bank’...see more


1 year
Dec 2009 - Jan 2011
Invented in the IT security space.

Chief Information Security Officer

New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
3 years
Dec 2005 - Dec 2008
Established 2-person IT security program to set organizational IT security strategy and conduct hands-on operations within 7000-employee public health agency. Designed and implemented a...see more

Research Assistant, National Library of Medicine Medical Informatics Research Trainee

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
7 years
Dec 1998 - Dec 2005
Constructed Security Cost-Benefit Model (SCBM) to analyze organizational impacts of implementing data security, including operational, technical, financial, and regulatory impacts. • In...see more

Project Manager and Software Support Specialist

10 years
Dec 1988 - Dec 1998
• Project Manager (1993-99). Supervised software development team developing $500,000 telecommunications system. Measured and promoted programming efficiency, improving software reliabi...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Financial Services, Banking & Insurance
  • Public Sector & Regulatory


  • Leadership
  • Software Development
  • Analytics
  • Risk Assessment
  • Privacy Law
  • Integration
  • SDLC
  • ISO 27001
  • Information Security Management
  • Data Security