Cybercrime , Fraud Management & Cybercrime , Governance & Risk Management

Profiles in Leadership: TJ Hart

Veteran Leader on What It Takes to Raise the Bar for the Next Generation of Leaders
TJ Hart, managing director, business information security, State Street; CyberEdBoard executive member

Speaking about his role as managing director, business information security, at financial giant State Street, TJ Hart says, "I wake up nervous, and I go to bed nervous." But he channels that energy into trying to better understand the threat landscape and use that data to make better business risk decisions.

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In an interview with Information Security Media Group as part of the CyberEdBoard's ongoing Profiles in Leadership series, Hart discusses:

  • His efforts to understand today's threats and threat actors;
  • Recruiting and retaining the next generation of leaders;
  • How to make better business risk decisions.

Hart is a 15-year veteran of the security space and is currently the managing director, ISO strategy and transformation, at State Street Corp. In this role, he leads the effort to enact resiliency and sustainability within global business security in his ISO program. Hart has led large-scale information security program development and optimization.

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About the Author

Tom Field

Tom Field

Senior Vice President, Editorial, ISMG

Field is responsible for all of ISMG's 28 global media properties and its team of journalists. He also helped to develop and lead ISMG's award-winning summit series that has brought together security practitioners and industry influencers from around the world, as well as ISMG's series of exclusive executive roundtables.

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