Richard Seiersen

IANS Faculty

    Richard is the Chief Risk Officer at Resilience. Prior to joining Resilience in 2021, he was the co-founder and president of Soluble, a cloud security company sold to Lacework in October 2021. He was previously the CISO of Twilio, GE Healthcare and Lending Club. He is the co-author of “How To Measure Anything In Cybersecurity Risk” (July 2016) and author of “The Metrics Manifesto: Confronting Security with Data” (March 2022).

    • Metrics
    • Team Building
    • Quantitative Risk Management
    • Governance Risk & Compliance
    • DevSecOps

    Achievements & Contributions

    • Author of The Metrics Manifesto: Confronting Security with Data (2020)
    • Co-Author of How to Measure Anything in Cybersecurity Risk (2016)
    • Speaker at information security conferences such as RSA and Black Hat
    • Former Adjunct Faculty at Carnegie Mellon Universityin their DoD CISO program
    • Former CISO & SVP at LendingClub, a peer-to-peer lending company
    • Former CISO & VP of Trust at Twilio Inc., a cloud communications platform SaaS company
    • Former VP & General Manager of Cyber Security and Privacy at GE Healthcare
    • Former Director of Cyber Security at Kaiser Permanente

    Certifications & Credentials

    • Graduate Coursework, Predictive Analytics – Northwestern University
    • MA, Counseling: Emphasis Decision Analysis - John F. Kennedy University
    • BM, Classical Guitar Performance – California State University, Northridge
    • CISSP – (ISC)2
    • CREA – Information Assurance Certification Review Board (IACRB)
    • GIAC Systems and Network Auditor – GIAC