When it comes to GRC programs for IT and the enterprise, Alex Bender has interacted with leading global organizations and their implementation best practices for over 7 years. As Director of GRC Programs at RSA, The Security Division of EMC, he’s helped lead the strategy on why the growing complexity of risk and compliance in today’s increasingly distributed business environment has profound implications for maintaining business growth, performance, and the need for a strategic approach to GRC. Alex also focuses on the Security Analytics market leading corporate marketing efforts for the RSA Security Analytics platform.
From managing hundreds, or even thousands, of relationships around the globe, to navigating risk across the extended enterprise, Alex’s insights on the importance of breaking down organizational silos to achieve cohesive information sharing, consistency and transparency is helping to shape the theory and practice of eGRC. He was pivotal in creating one of the largest GRC Communities in the market today with over 10,000 active users.
Leveraging his 18 years experience in enterprise software – he’s held key positions at Archer Technologies where he became an Archer Certified Consultant, McAfee and Tripwire among other early stage startups.
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