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Live Webinar

Risky Business: Lessons Learned in Enterprise Third-Party Risk Management

Learn how contextualized data and a custom approach to risk management can help achieve better outcomes for your business.

October 19, 2021 | 11:00 am-12:00 pm EST

Discovering, prioritizing, and monitoring cybersecurity risks across an ecosystem of third-party products is a complex undertaking for any business, let alone a large enterprise.

Fortress helps complex enterprises discover, prioritize, and monitor third-party security and cyber risks. We are the only company offering a complete platform to manage OT, IT and third-party technology threats in a single end-to-end solution.

Joe Hughes started and managed the Third-Party Risk Management program at GE for 8 years. Drawing from his first-hand experience, Joe will provide insight and tips into overcoming the challenges of defining and growing a world-class TPRM program for large organizations.

Topics covered:

Defining the Program

  • Vendor prioritization
  • Risk management framework
  • Supplier accountability

Scaling the Program

  • Compliance vs Risk
  • Automation
  • Findings management

OT & Product Security

  • OT & Product Security
  • Gap Analysis

Whether your program is non-existent, just getting started, fully mature, or somewhere in between – this discussion will provide valuable perspective into how to increase security, ease the burden of compliance, and achieve your program goals efficiently and effectively.

Meet the Speakers

Joe Hughes | Vice President of Supply Chain Risk Management

At Fortress, Joe Hughes leads the supply chain risk management function as the Vice President of Supply Chain Risk Management. In his role at Fortress, Joe is responsible for the execution of the vendor supply chain control assessments for our clients. Joe is a recognized leader with over 19 years of experience in cybersecurity and supply chain risk management.

Nick Noll | Director of Business Development

Nick Noll is the Director of Business Development at Fortress Information Security. With over 20 years of experience in defining successful go-to-market strategies, Nick mobilizes teams and aligns resources to achieve growth objectives for tech brands. Prior to working at Fortress, Nick worked at Symantec in Federal Civilian Sales. Nick values his faith, his wife and 8 children, and enjoys riding his Honda Shadow.