Dirk Maxwell is Chief Information Security Officer with LKQ Corporation, a leading provider of alternative and specialty automotive parts and services with over 51,000 employees in 31 countries around the world. Over the past twenty-one years, Dirk has served as a senior security leader at several other companies including Dell, Kroll, and Sitel and previously served in IT Audit leadership positions at Texas Instruments and Dell. Dirk has worked on almost every problem that security professionals have faced over the past twenty years but is most proud of his accomplishments in building highly effective security organizations and changing the security culture of the organizations in which he has served.