Mr. Dany Gagnon
Future Forces Forum
Executive Risk Management Advisor
IBM Security Business Unit CEE
Understand organizations’ objectives and approach and IBM’s Point of View on Cloud Security
Dany Gagnon is an Executive Risk Management Advisor for the IBM Security Business Unit, based in Bratislava, Slovakia. Dany consults with senior executives and security leaders around the globe on insights and best practices with their information security and risk management strategy and challenges.
Prior to rejoining IBM in 2016, he was founder, President and CEO of DEXTERITE, a software solution provider in Information Security and Service Management located in Montreal and Toronto, Canada.
Dany has been involved in the information security industry for 10 of his 20 years in information technology. He developed a significant expertise in helping companies consolidate and optimize their business services and enterprise assets with advanced software solutions. He has also been actively working on bridging the gap between Information Technology (IT) and Operational Technology (OT) in order to bring important benefits by managing security, services and information in the context of the new and evolving technological and threat landscapes.
Dany holds a Bachelor of Commerce with a major in Marketing and a Minor in International Management from the University of Ottawa in Canada and a certificate in International Marketing & Global Strategic Management from Reims Management School in France. He is also certified for ITIL v3.