Laura Louthan 

Principal Consultant

Laura is a cybersecurity and information technology professional with extensive experience in global security operations. With a breadth of technical and leadership skills, Laura’s background includes diverse responsibility for establishing and directing security and compliance programs, overseeing risk management, and advancing technology architecture in retail and financial industry sectors.

Laura’s prior roles include serving as Head of Information Security for a large international retailer, with more than 400 stores in 4 countries and a large ecommerce site, Laura was responsible for aligning security initiatives with enterprise programs across the United States, Canada, Mexico and Brazil. Prior to that she was Senior Director, Global Security Compliance for Equifax and prior to that she spent 15 years in IT as a hands-on professional. Recognized as a solution-oriented leader, Laura embraces a collaborative management approach to work across platforms to deliver IT security and compliance solutions that ensure the protection of information assets and technologies. Laura’s functional expertise extends to governance, security risk assessment and operational execution, security awareness programs, and enterprise policy and standards development.

Laura is a graduate of Oxford University in England where she earned a degree in Biochemistry, and her security certifications include CISSP, CISM, CCSP and PCIP.

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