Global Chief Security Officer
As Sungard Availability Services' Global Chief Security Officer, Shawn is responsible for security governance across the enterprise and real-time protection of the Company's global infrastructure. His responsibilities include overseeing security strategy, compliance, physical and cyber security, policy, and operations support.
Shawn joined Sungard AS in February 2011, bringing more than 17 years of service provider-oriented expertise and advises on infrastructure evolution and product direction. Previously, he founded the Technology Security Office and provided oversight of security and risk management aspects for FTI Consulting Inc., a global consulting, software and services company. Prior to that, Shawn held various leadership positions for nearly a decade at USinternetworking, Inc. (USi, acquired by AT&T in 2006) where he directed the security organization and global network services for one of the most experienced application service providers.
Shawn is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and earned a Bachelor's degree from Concord University.