As a senior manager in the Digital services practice, Robert has a history of developing and implementing IT programs to add business value and effectively minimize data privacy and cyber risk. He is adept at securing global implementations of ERP and managing digital transformations and deployments of cyber risk and data privacy solutions of identity & access management, data protection, data privacy management, compliance management, application security, and vulnerability management across cloud and on-premises environments. Over Robert’s 13-year career, he has completed multiple cycles of IT, cybersecurity, and data privacy assessments across SANS CIS, NIST 800-53, NIST CSF, ITIL, MARS-E 2.0, HIPAA security, privacy, and breach notification standards, working with customers to identify gaps to these standards and develop remediation plans to address.
Prior to joining Elliott Davis, Robert worked at Deloitte providing IT, data privacy, cybersecurity services to Fortune 500 companies across the United States, Asia, and Europe. These programs focused on reducing cyber and data privacy risks as well as transforming IT and business operations to automate recurring processes, consolidate siloed legacy solutions, and reduce operating costs.
Education, Credentials, and Special Training
- Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
- Certified Information Privacy Professional, US (CIPP/US)
- Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM)
- Project Management Professional (PMP)
- B.S., Business Information Technology, Virginia Tech