Ben is a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and a HITRUST Certified Common Security Framework Practitioner (CCSFP), with 10+ years of Information Security and Information Technology experience in the Banking, Financial, Insurance and Healthcare sectors. Prior to joining Pratum, he held positions as Risk Manager, Lead IT Security and GRC Analyst, IT Operations Supervisor, and Systems Administrator.
Ben has expertise in Third Party Risk Management, Change Management, Access Control, Security Operations, Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery (BC/DR), Security and Risk Management and Security Awareness. Additionally, he has IT Compliance experience across a multitude of Regulatory Frameworks such as Sarbanes Oxley (SOX), NY DFS Part 500, General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), ISO/IEC 27001, HIPAA, Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI-DSS) along with other frameworks. Ben has also spent some time on the IT Operational side, which has provided him a holistic view into how security impacts IT operations. As an information security consultant for Pratum, he works with clients to support their risk management and compliance efforts.