Kyle has helped several medium to large Fortune 500 firms develop cybersecurity, software and API security program and strategies, and build security into SDLC including DevSecOps. He has hands-on experience on penetration testing, vulnerability management, third-party security assessment, regulatory compliance, and security leadership. With the increasing API security threats, one of his focus is on developing API Security program and guidance which support multi-cloud, multi-API Management platforms, with considerations for geopolitics, privacy and geo-redundancy.
Kyle has over 20+ years of experience in cybersecurity with certifications: CISSP, CSSLP, CISA, CIPP/US, CIPP/G, and ISO 27001 LA. He was the former CISO of Pactera (a Blackstone company – global IT services firm) and Brandies University – Heller School. He has previously consulted at Microsoft, Akamai, Fannie Mae, Fidelity Investments, Boeing, HP, US Department of Defense (DoD – DISA). He is also the creator of the network security and privacy tool – SMAC MAC Address Changer.