Mr. Gross is a Cybersecurity and Risk Management executive who has built his career by bringing balance, resilience and adaptability to his clients and staff. Having worked in the very dynamic Information Technology and Information Assurance sectors for over 25 years, he has been able to provide leadership and stability to the organizations he has supported. Mr. Gross is a Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) from ISACA and a Project Management Professional (PMP) certification from PMI. Mr. Gross has successfully lead teams of security analysist and engineers at most Civilian Agencies, including the Departments of Treasury, Interior, Agriculture, State and Energy, as well as small and medium sized companies as both a business leader and information assurance advisor.
Having spent half his professional career at large corporations like IBM and Lockheed Martin, and the other half in executive positions at small, innovative small businesses, Mr. Gross is able to leverage his past experiences to manage both small and large teams in efficiently and effectively implementing risk management approaches that support and complement their business needs and expectations.
Understanding the Governance, Risk and Compliance requirements of his customers, Mr. Gross has developed and implemented successful plans to ensure they are cost effectively securing their data, systems, environments, and organizations. He is able lead his clients and teams as they navigate the ever-changing cyber landscape while mitigating risk and their privacy obligations.