Craig Froelich is Chief Information Security Officer for Bank of America. He leads the team that is responsible for the firm’s customers, clients and employees from cyber risks and threats.
During his tenure at Bank of America, Froelich has led the company’s security technology, operations, insider threat and information protection programs. Prior to the merger with Bank of America, Craig was senior vice president at Countrywide Financial, responsible for the company’s cybersecurity technology, performance systems, crisis management, and security operations.
Craig has held executive management roles at consulting and managed security service organizations and has more than ten years experience in product management and application development for software and hardware companies along with technology service providers.
Craig serves on the board of directors as Vice Chairman for the Financial Services-Information Sharing and Analysis Center (FS-ISAC) and the Executive Committee of the Financial Services Roundtable - BITS. Previously he held positions on the executive committee for the Financial Services Sector Coordinating Council (FSSCC), the board of directors of MAAWG and GuardSight and was the financial services sector representative for the Department of Homeland Security Cross Sector Cyber Security Working Group (CSCSWG). He has filed for seven information security patents and has active security clearance with the US Government. He currently resides in Charlotte, NC after recently moving from Los Angeles, CA.