Chris Jacquet

VP Chief Information Security Officer - Hitachi Data Systems

Chris Jacquet is Hitachi Data Systems’ vice president, Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) since February 2016. He is responsible for establishing and maintaining a corporate-wide information security program to protect HDS’ information assets. He is identifying, evaluating and reporting on information security risks to meet compliance and regulatory requirements. Chris also leads enterprise security programs including security operations, incident response, vulnerability management, identity management, network security, disaster recovery and risk policies.      An accomplished executive with outstanding security, risk management and compliance expertise, Chris has a proven track record of providing strategic direction and high-touch seamless global support with agility—skills that helps to adjust to rapidly-changing business dynamics.     Previously, Chris was Sr. director of Cloud Security and Compliance Architecture at Marketo Inc., a key vendor of Digital Marketing cloud application. He built and led cross-functional teams to secure Marketo’s software products. Chris’ prior roles include senior director Global IT Security, Compliance, Risk Management and Governance at Symantec, and a 26 years career at Hewlett-Packard where he held several roles associated to security, compliance and risk management in HP’s outsourcing services business unit.    Chris has a marketing certificate from UC Berkeley and an engineering degree in computer science from Institut National des Sciences Appliqués (Lyon, France).