Strategic Advisor and Subject Matter Expert to Oversee Regulatory Compliance, Risk, and Information Integrity and Governance
Online PR News – 23-March-2010 – – Boston, Mass., March 22, 2010 – ZeroPoint Risk Research LLC, the Boston, MA-based research and governance, compliance and ##--1--## firm, has announced the appointment of Gerard 'Gerry' F. Kane as partner and managing director of consulting services.
Formerly an associate at Coopers & Lybrand and director in the Global Risk Management Solutions practice in the Boston office of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, Gerry brings more than 30 years of experience in IT Risk Management.
Gerry is responsible for directing all consulting engagements for the firm and serving as a strategic advisor and subject matter expert for clients in regulatory compliance and managing the risks associated with information integrity and governance.
“Gerry is a richly experienced professional with deep expertise in solving complex information management problems involving audit, security and privacy,” said MacDonnell Ulsch, author of the book, THREAT! Managing Risk in a Hostile World, and CEO of ZeroPoint Risk Research.
“This is a tremendous opportunity to become part of a team that is quickly becoming internationally recognized for thought leadership in the realm of IT risk, security and compliance,” said Gerry Kane. “I look forward to working with ZeroPoint’s clients and helping them understand and manage their ever changing threat environments, and bringing to them our world class analysts, advisors and consultants.”
Gerry has an extensive background of managing a staff of professionals, delivering services in Information Technology, including Information Systems Auditing; Program and Project Management; Implementation Quality Assurance; Information Systems Strategy Development; IT Capabilities Assessment; Process Improvement and Operational Effectiveness; Software Quality Assurance and Software Testing.
ZeroPoint Risk Research LLC advises clients and develops solutions for managing information integrity in an increasingly hostile world, including regulatory, legal, financial and reputation risk. The firm also developed ETX PRISM™, the Enterprise Threat Index for Predictive Risk Impact Scenario Modeling™, a software and risk methodology designed to reduce intellectual property and trade secret theft, identity theft and mitigate organizational risk.