Cybersecurity: How Boards Manage it and Disclose it

Join Kellie Huennekens, Head of Americas, Nasdaq Center for Corporate Governance, Siobhan MacDermott, Vice Chairman in Global Corporate & Investment Banking, Bank of America, and Eve Tahmincioglu, Executive Editor and Digital Director, Directors & Boards as they discuss observations about cybersecurity related disclosures and best practices.

Cybersecurity: How Boards Manage it and Disclose it

Thursday, October 3, 2019

2 p.m. ET | 11 a.m. PT

60 minutes

 

Speakers: 
Speaker Name: 
Kellie Huennekens
Speaker Title: 
Head of Americas, Nasdaq Center for Corporate Governance
Speaker Bio: 

Kellie Huennekens leads the Nasdaq Center for Corporate Governance for the Americas region, which aims to advance the understanding and evolution of corporate governance in the public and private markets through research, thought leadership and stakeholder engagement. Huennekens advises boards and management teams on corporate governance and environmental and social matters, with a focus on corporate practices by leading edge organizations and emerging best practices. Huennekens joined Nasdaq from the EY Center for Board Matters and serves on the Advisory Board of the Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance and is an officer of the Middle Atlantic chapter of the Society for Corporate Governance.

 

Speaker Photo: 
Speaker Name: 
Siobhan MacDermott
Speaker Title: 
Vice Chairman, Global Corporate & Investment Banking, Bank of America
Speaker Bio: 

Siobhan MacDermott is vice chairman in Global Corporate & Investment Banking, with a primary focus on global sovereign wealth funds and private capital family offices. Previously, she served as head of the Global Cyber Public Policy team, responsible for Bank of America’s participation in programs dedicated to improving cyber resiliency of the global financial system including thought leadership, engagement, geostrategic risk analysis and contingency planning.

 

Siobhan joined Bank of America in July 2016 after leading the Cyber Economics Practice at EY (Ernst & Young), and consulting to Fortune 500 boards on geopolitics and cybersecurity. Prior to EY, she was Chief Investment Officer for AVG Technologies in the Czech Republic, London and Netherlands and spent over 20 years working in Silicon Valley, running several IPOs and M&A deals. Siobhan helped direct strategy for a number of financial services and technology companies across the globe. In addition, she’s an accomplished author, having just published her sixth book.

She graduated from Temple University with a Bachelor of Arts in German Language and Literature. She holds a Master of Business Administration in International Business and Economics from Thunderbird School of Global Management and a Global Master of Arts in Law and Diplomacy from the Fletcher School at Tufts University. She has worked in eight countries and speaks five languages.

Speaker Photo: 
Speaker Name: 
Eve Tahmincioglu
Speaker Title: 
Editor-in-Chief & Digital Director, Directors & Boards
Speaker Bio: 

Eve Tahmincioglu is executive editor and digital director for Directors & Boards magazine. She is an award-winning journalist most recently covering business for NBCNews.com and Today.com. She’s the author of "From the Sandbox to the Corner Office", produces the CareerDiva.net blog named one of the top 9 must read blogs by CareerBuilder, and was named one of the top 10 business tweeters on Twitter by CNN and CareerBuilder. (Follow her on Twitter at @EveAsks.) She’s also written for the New York Times, Business Week, Kiplinger's, The Atlantic, Time, Knowledge@Wharton, and Harvard Business Review.

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Benefits: 
  • Completely FREE to attend 
  • All participants receive a copy of the webinar materials after the event.
  • All particpants will receive the Directors & Boards newsletter featuring real-time news, analysis and thought leadership on corporate governance  -- all delivered right to your inbox every Monday morning. You may, of course, opt out at any time.
  • Opportunity for questions and feedback
  • Unbiased third-party director education
  • 60 minutes -- maximum value for time
Sponsor: 
Nasdaq

Cybersecurity is one of the most critical issues for corporate boardrooms, presenting reputational and bottom-line risks. Investors are seeking assurance that boards have their houses in order and directors are working to create robust oversight processes.

This webinar will focus on three key areas of cybersecurity: 

  • How companies addressing cybersecurity? What’s being discussed and what should be discussed when it comes to the cybersecurity landscape?
  • What does the board and committee structure look like in terms of cybersecurity?
  • What actions have been taken by boards over the past year?  

Join Kellie Huennekens, Head of Americas, Nasdaq Center for Corporate Governance, Siobhan MacDermott, Vice Chairman in Global Corporate & Investment Banking, Bank of America, and Eve Tahmincioglu, Executive Editor and Digital Director, Directors & Boards as they discuss observations about cybersecurity related disclosures and best practices.

 


Speakers

Kellie Huennekens

Head of Americas, Nasdaq Center for Corporate Governance

Kellie Huennekens leads the Nasdaq Center for Corporate Governance for the Americas region, which aims to advance the understanding and evolution of corporate governance in the public and private markets through research, thought leadership and stakeholder engagement. Huennekens advises boards and management teams on corporate governance and environmental and social matters, with a focus on corporate practices by leading edge organizations and emerging best practices. Huennekens joined Nasdaq from the EY Center for Board Matters and serves on the Advisory Board of the Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance and is an officer of the Middle Atlantic chapter of the Society for Corporate Governance.

 

Siobhan MacDermott

Vice Chairman, Global Corporate & Investment Banking, Bank of America

Siobhan MacDermott is vice chairman in Global Corporate & Investment Banking, with a primary focus on global sovereign wealth funds and private capital family offices. Previously, she served as head of the Global Cyber Public Policy team, responsible for Bank of America’s participation in programs dedicated to improving cyber resiliency of the global financial system including thought leadership, engagement, geostrategic risk analysis and contingency planning.

 

Siobhan joined Bank of America in July 2016 after leading the Cyber Economics Practice at EY (Ernst & Young), and consulting to Fortune 500 boards on geopolitics and cybersecurity. Prior to EY, she was Chief Investment Officer for AVG Technologies in the Czech Republic, London and Netherlands and spent over 20 years working in Silicon Valley, running several IPOs and M&A deals. Siobhan helped direct strategy for a number of financial services and technology companies across the globe. In addition, she’s an accomplished author, having just published her sixth book.

She graduated from Temple University with a Bachelor of Arts in German Language and Literature. She holds a Master of Business Administration in International Business and Economics from Thunderbird School of Global Management and a Global Master of Arts in Law and Diplomacy from the Fletcher School at Tufts University. She has worked in eight countries and speaks five languages.

Eve Tahmincioglu

Editor-in-Chief & Digital Director, Directors & Boards

Eve Tahmincioglu is executive editor and digital director for Directors & Boards magazine. She is an award-winning journalist most recently covering business for NBCNews.com and Today.com. She’s the author of "From the Sandbox to the Corner Office", produces the CareerDiva.net blog named one of the top 9 must read blogs by CareerBuilder, and was named one of the top 10 business tweeters on Twitter by CNN and CareerBuilder. (Follow her on Twitter at @EveAsks.) She’s also written for the New York Times, Business Week, Kiplinger's, The Atlantic, Time, Knowledge@Wharton, and Harvard Business Review.


Benefits

  • Completely FREE to attend 
  • All participants receive a copy of the webinar materials after the event.
  • All particpants will receive the Directors & Boards newsletter featuring real-time news, analysis and thought leadership on corporate governance  -- all delivered right to your inbox every Monday morning. You may, of course, opt out at any time.
  • Opportunity for questions and feedback
  • Unbiased third-party director education
  • 60 minutes -- maximum value for time

Sponsor

Nasdaq