Adam Isles

Adam Isles
Adam Isles
Chertoff Group
Adam Isles is a Principal at The Chertoff Group, where he helps clients build programs to manage security risk. Representative projects have included cybersecurity risk assessments, M&A cyber due diligence reviews, security strategy development, insider threat program development, third party risk management reviews, exercises, senior management training, penetration tests and security audits.

Adam works with clients in a number of industries, including in the financial services, retail, technology, transportation, and consumer packaged goods sectors. He was also the principal drafter for security risk management methodology that was approved by U.S. Department of Homeland Security for SAFETY Act designation.

Prior to joining The Chertoff Group, Adam worked at Raytheon Company where he was the Director of Strategy and Policy Consulting for homeland security.

Previously, Adam served as the Deputy Chief of Staff at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Before joining DHS, Adam served at the U.S. Department of Justice, where he started his legal career as a trial attorney in the Criminal Division in 1997. From 2002-2003, he was a Director of International Economic Affairs at the National Security Council.

Adam is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and also holds a J.D. from Harvard Law School and a B.A. in history from Yale University.

Speaking in:

June 21
3:00 pm3:30 pm
Room 26A

Global events and existing threats have now combined to create the most volatile cyber risk landscape yet known. Adam Isles from security and risk advisors Chertoff Group will show how to develop cyber best practice through an understanding of the implications of the war in Ukraine, the latest trends in cyber extortion, and what governments, customers and insurance carriers now expect.

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