Eddie Schwartz, CISA, CISM, CISSP-ISSEP, PMP, is EVP of Cyber Services for Dark Matter. He is a past member of ISACA’s Board of Directors and served as chair of ISACA’s Cyber Security Advisory Council.
Previously, he was COO of WhiteOps, global VP of cyber security services for Verizon, and VP and chief information security officer (CISO) for RSA.
Schwartz has more than 25 years’ experience in the information security field, including CSO, CTO, EVP and general manager, SVP of Operations, CISO, and senior computer scientist positions. He also served as a Foreign Service officer with the U.S. Dept. of State.
Schwartz is a recipient of the 2015 George Mason School of Business 20 Prominent Patriots in Business Award, and 2013 Computerworld Premier 100 IT Leaders Award. He is a Distinguished Fellow of the Ponemon Institute and an adjunct professor of Cyber Security at George Mason University. He serves on advisory boards for Observable Networks and My Digital Shield, Inc. and serves as the vice president and treasurer of the ISSA National Capital Chapter.
Schwartz has a B.I.S. in Information Security Management and an M.S. in Information Technology Management from the George Mason University School of Management.