Jeffrey L. Javits

Former CIO - Fremont Bank

Jeffrey L. Javits is the Chief Information Officer at Fremont Bank.  He has spent 18 years at the intersection of regulatory compliance, information protection, and technology.  He was an Information Security Officer at Wells Fargo Bank, worked on compliance-related technology at investment bank Robertson Stephens, and served as interim Chief Information Security Officer and Chief Technology Officer at Synovus Financial.  His broad background also includes marketing consulting, political campaign management, lobbying, service on an advisory board to the Governor of Massachusetts, and work as an Emergency Medical Technician, ambulance Crew Chief, and CPR instructor.

Jeffrey holds a B.S. from Tufts University and an Ed.M. from Harvard University.  He holds the CISSP and CISA information security and auditing certifications, and in the past has held Series 7 and 66 securities licensure and the MCSE technical certification.  Jeffrey is a founding board member of “Root Down LA”, a non-profit providing nutrition and entrepreneurship education to lower-income high school students in South Los Angeles.