Advisory Committee Member 2018
Chief Information Security Officer
Areas of Expertise
Cybersecurity Strategies, Managing Threats & Vulnerabilities, Risk Assessment Tools, Cybersecurity Leadership, Legal & Compliance Issues
Gerald is the Chief Information Security Officer/Vice President for LogMeIn, responsible for all aspects of security, compliance, and technical privacy for LogMeIn products and corporate assets.
In his prior role, Gerald was the Chief Security Officer for Demandware, a Salesforce Company, responsible for the information security of the Commerce Cloud. He was also the acting Chief Privacy Officer and Data Protection Officer for Demandware's German subsidiary.
At MITRE, Gerald was a Principal Information Security Engineer with focus on securing web services, information assurance, and identity management technology and applying these technologies in the context of complex government environments. In this role he worked closely with technical standards communities, business partners and suppliers, as well as senior representatives of MITRE's government sponsors.
Gerald worked before for Sun Microsystems, Inc. in various roles, including the Business Alliances Group of Sun's Chief Technologist's Office. Earlier at Sun he was one of the principal engineer working on strategy and technology evaluation of Sun's competitors. This included an intense long-term collaboration with internal and external legal counsel on anti-trust and intellectual property subjects.
He is a member of the Infragard Member Alliance Boston Chapter Board of Directors and the IT Sector Chief. He is on the Advisory Board for Protinuum, LLC and sits on the Customer Advisory Board for Sophos, Inc. Gerald volunteered as Chairman of the Information Systems Advisory Committee (ISAC) of Burlington, MA.
Gerald holds a Master of Science degree in theoretical physics.