Managing Risk: Why Every Founder Needs to Plan for a World Focused on Cyber Security & Data Privacy
2:15 pm - 3:00 pm
Marc Barrachin, CFA, is Head of New Product Development for S&P Global Market Intelligence. Marc manages new product development, touching on strategic initiatives and expansion into new business segments, and currently leads projects leveraging alternative data and artificial intelligence. Previously, Marc was Managing Director at IHS Markit, where he supervised the index business from product to commercial policy, and directed the growth of the credit business through the financial crisis and subsequent market restructuring and regulatory evolution.
As a founder, your business is data-driven, and likely leverages newer technology. With cyber incidents (and related costs) on the rise, and with new data privacy regulations coming online, you need to be ready for the questions investors and customers will ask.
- Plan to handle privacy and cyber risks
- Create a plan that should adapt as you grow
- Use Cyber as a competitive advantage