Mark Leary possesses over 30 years of experience in security management and technical intelligence holding several positions of responsibility in IT security management for government agencies and commercial firms. Mark currently performs as Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer for Conduent Incorporated, the largest Business Process Outsourcing services company in the market. In his current role, he is responsible for strategy, planning and delivery of IT risk governance risk and compliance, information protection, cybersecurity operations, and secure solution and platform engineering. Mark holds a Doctorate in Management, MBA with a concentration in Project Management, Dual Masters in Security and IT Management, as well as holds several professional certifications (CISSP, CISM, CGIET, and PMP). He also serves as an Adjunct Professor for the University of Maryland and Industry Advisor to the Rochester Institute of Technology.