Jim Routh is currently on the Board of ZeroNorth and Acceptto, two early stage cyber security software companies. He is the former Board Chair for the Health Information Sharing & Analysis Center (H-ISAC) where he served for five years and former Board member for the Financial Services Information Sharing & Analysis Center (FS-ISAC). He presented to Boards and Board Committees (Technology & Governance, Audit Committees) for many public and private companies as the CISO or CSO providing cyber security updates and education for designed for board members for the past twenty years. He brings to the boards a vast business and technology background and is often considered a digital and/or cyber security industry expert and thought leader. He provided several customized education sessions to Board members for the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) based on leading cyber security practices. Jim is currently an advisor for Agari and Gurucul, a board member for the University of Cailifornia Berkeley Center for Long Term Security. He serves in an advisory capacity and investor for three cyber specific venture funds including: ClearSky, CyberStarts and Rain Capital.

Jim has along history in technology and cyber security as a leader and management consultant. Mr. Routh was formerly a cyber security leader for many large companies including:
MassMutual- CISO, May, 2019-Dec. 2020
CVS Health- CSO, Nov.- April, 2019
Aetna- CSO, May, 2015-Nov., 2018- CISO, April 2013-Nov. 2018
JP Morgan Chase- Global Leader for Software & Mobile Security, Feb., 2010- May 2013
KPMG- CISO, July 2009-Dec. 2009
Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC)- CISO, March 2005- May 2010
American Express- CISO Jul., 2003- Sept. 2004; VP Information Risk Management Aug. 2001-Sept. 2003; VP IT July 1998- Aug. 2001
American Management Systems, Inc. Management Consultant, July, 1995- Aug., 1998
DMR Group, Inc. Management Consultant, Jul 1988-June 1995

At Aetna, he developed one of the most mature converged security programs in the private sector. Prior to that Mr. Routh served as an IT leader at American Express and a management consultant for over a decade for financial service firms.

Jim is a known icon in the cyber security industry, among the awards he has received is the Santa Fe Group/Shared Assessments Lifetime Achievement Award, CSO Hall of Fame, ISE Luminary Award, Evanta Break Away Leadership Award, Information Security Executive of the Year Award (twice), BITS Leadership Award. He has published numerous white papers including:

Jim is recognized as an industry leader in digital transformations and innovation in cyber security practices using data science as a foundation for unconventional cyber security controls and enterprise resilience.