Jeff Foresman is the VP of Risk at Optiv and has over 25 years of experience in building security programs, meeting regulatory compliance requirements and maturing risk management programs. He previously held key leadership positions with Cognizant, Rook Security, Verizon Business and the PCI Security Standards Council. Jeff founded Pondurance, a startup security consulting and managed services business. He holds a CISSP and CEH certification.
Jeff has extensive experience developing and implementing risk management and compliance programs for major corporations, retailers, hospitals and financial services organizations. Jeff enjoys leading high-performance security consulting teams and focuses on coaching staff to reach their full potential. Jeff is based in the Clearwater Beach, Florida area and enjoys boating, beaches and weekends exploring the Gulf coast.