Advisory Committee Member
Telefonica USA, Inc.
Data Privacy Officer & Governance, Risk & Compliance Manager, Information Technology
Areas of Expertise
Cybersecurity Strategies, Managing Threats & Vulnerabilities, Legal & Compliance Issues, Cyber Hygiene, Responding to the Cyber Crisis
Horacio G. Delgado is a seasoned Data Protection, Governance, Risk and Cyber-security leader with over 18 years of experience performing compliance and IT auditing for large and medium size industries in healthcare, pharmaceutical, banking, media, finance and telecommunications.
He is currently a Data Protection Officer & Manager of IT Governance, Risk and Compliance for Telefonica USA, where he leads the development, implementation and monitoring of the company’s IT security strategy.
Delgado’s consulting clients have included global and local companies such as Sony Electronics, Sony Broadcast and Professional (Latin America), BankUnited, Cross Country HealthCare, ION Media Networks, Bayview Financial, Nabi Biopharmaceuticals, Nipro Diagnostics, Tropical Shipping, Continucare Healthcare, Avatar Holdings, Dresdner Bank (Hamburg), Banobras (Mexico), Heath Lambert (Colombia), BanCafe (Central America), Consolidated Water (Cayman Islands), among others.
Delgado is known for consistently helping clients and companies to implement better business security practices and controls resulting in successfully passing compliance audits, obtaining certifications or reaching excellence goals
He is a member of the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA), The Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA), and the Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting.