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Derek BrinkDerek Brink is the Vice President and Research Fellow at Aberdeen group. He is a senior high-tech executive experienced in strategy development and execution, corporate / business development, and product management / product marketing. He is a results-oriented leader with a proven track record of driving growth through new and enhanced product offerings, in companies ranging from start-up to Fortune 500. He brings a unique blend of analytical / technical background, combined with excellent communication skills and extensive information security industry expertise.

Before joining Aberdeen, Derek was RSA Security's vice president of strategy and corporate development, and was earlier the product line director for RSA SecurID. Prior to RSA, his experience includes director of marketing at Gradient Technologies (now Entegrity); various marketing and business development positions with Transarc Corporation (a subsidiary of IBM); corporate marketing with Sun Microsystems; and a variety of technical sales and field marketing positions with Hewlett-Packard. He began his professional career as an analyst for the Central Intelligence Agency.

Derek was an active member of the five-company team that co-founded the PKI Forum, and as RSA Security's representative was a member of the PKI Forum Executive Board and subsequently the Steering Committee for the OASIS Member Section on PKI. He is co-author of the book PKI: Implementing and Managing E-Security (ISBN: 0072131233).

Derek earned an MBA with honors from the Harvard Business School and a BS in Applied Mathematics with highest honors from the Rochester Institute of Technology. He also holds a second degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do.
 
Steve Durbin Steve Durbin Steve Durbin is Vice President of the Information Security Forum (ISF). His main areas of focus include the emerging security threat landscape, Cyber security, BYOD, Big data, Cloud security and Social media across both the corporate and personal environments. He is a regular speaker and chair at global events and is o...
 
Ed Ferrara Ed Ferrara Ed Ferrara is Principal Analyst for Security and Risk at Forrester Research. He contributes to Forrester's offerings for the Security & Risk Professional, leading the company's coverage of security metrics, security program effectiveness, security awareness, and enterprise security information architecture. Ed's re...
 
mdiamond Mark Diamond Mark Diamond is the President and CEO, Contoural, Inc. He is one of the industry thought leaders in email archiving, litigation readiness, compliance, data protection and ILM strategies and practices. As CEO of Contoural, his company helps numerous Fortune 500 companies develop and execute email and document reten...
 
Bob Russo Bob Russo Bob Russo is the General Manager of the PCI Security Standards Council, works with representatives from American Express, Discover, JCB International, MasterCard Worldwide, and Visa Inc. to drive awareness and adoption of the PCI Data Security Standard. Mr. Russo is responsible for driving the organization's growth and...
 
Chris McClean Chris McClean Chris McClean contributes to Forrester's offerings for the Security & Risk professional, leading the company's coverage of governance, risk, and compliance (GRC). He is also a thought leader on the related issues of corporate social responsibility (CSR) and sustainability. He is a frequent speaker on these subjects...
 
Brandon Dunlap Brandon Dunlap Brandon Dunlap is the Managing Director of research at Brightfly. He has more than 15 years of experience managing business technology risk in large and small organizations. He has served in a variety of roles across heavily regulated industries, successfully leading all aspects of IT security programs, inclu...
 
Derek Brink Derek Brink Derek Brink is the Vice President and Research Fellow at Aberdeen group. He is a senior high-tech executive experienced in strategy development and execution, corporate / business development, and product management / product marketing. He is a results-oriented leader with a proven track record of d...
 
Michael Osterman Michael Osterman Michael Osterman is the principal of Osterman Research, Inc., founded in 2001. Since that time, the company has become one of the leading analyst firms in the messaging and collaboration space, providing research, analysis, white papers and other services to companies like Microsoft, IBM, Google, EMC, Symantec, Hewlett...
 
John-Kindervag John Kindervag John Kindervag is a Senior Analyst at Forrester serving Security & Risk professionals. He is a leading expert on wireless security, network security, security information management, and PCI data security.John is a 25-year veteran of the high-tech world. He holds numerous industry certifications including CISS...
 
mikeras Michael Rasmussen Michael Rasmussen is the President of Corporate Integrity, LLC. He is the authority in understanding Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC).  He is a sought-after keynote speaker, author, and collaborator on GRC issues around the world and is noted for being the first analyst to define and model the GRC marke...
 
swalker111 Stephen M. Walker II Stephen M. Walker II, Managing Director. As Managing Director of Colborn Morrison, Stephen focuses on addressing the most pressing and fiscally-relevant business and technology issues, challenges, and opportunities confronting organizations in today's turbulent global market through surveying, extensively discussing wi...
 
Chenxi Wang Chenxi Wang Chenxi Wang, Ph.D. is Vice President, Principal Analyst at Forrester Research. Chenxi serves Security & Risk Professionals, and is a leading expert on mobile security, endpoint security, application security, and cloud security. Chenxi leads the effort at Forrester to build the research portfolio that addresses how...
 
Branden Williams Branden Williams Branden Williams has over fifteen years of experience in technology and information security with a formidable background in the majority of the technologies that drive today's businesses. Branden has experience working for startups and the Fortune 10, and the reason why some of the best companies in the world rely on ...
 

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