Advisory Committee Member 2018
Areas of Expertise
Cybersecurity Strategies, Managing Threats & Vulnerabilities, Risk Assessment Tools, Cybersecurity Leadership, Legal & Compliance Issues, Responding to the Cyber Crisis
"James is a lecturer at Columbia University’s School of Professional Studies in the Enterprise Risk Management program teaching Traditional Risk and Enterprise Risk Management Practices. Founder and President of Global Compliance Associates and Executive Director of TheGRCBlueBook. James Bone has developed TheGRCBlueBook, the largest online directory of tools for risk, audit compliance and IT professionals.
Headquartered in Lincoln, Rhode Island, Global Compliance Associates is a risk advisory firm providing consulting services to institutional clients, private equity, public and private research consulting and public accounting firms on risk practice and advances in technology targeted at risk, compliance and IT infrastructure. Global Compliance Associates, founded in 2009 to create the first cognitive risk practice focused on behavioral risk management.
Bone has served as Senior Vice President, operational risk, enterprise risk and regulatory compliance with Fidelity Management & Research Company, Senior Risk Officer, Freddie Mac and Senior Risk Consultant, Liberty Mutual for over 24 years. Prior to his roles in risk and compliance, he served as a senior financial consultant for Merrill Lynch, pharmaceutical operations with Abbott Labs, and operations management with Frito-Lay.
Bone has served as trustee for Drury University, the Aloha Foundation, and the William M. Davies, Jr. Technical High School. In 2012, he led the successful Presidential Search for Drury University in Springfield, Missouri, and received an honorary Ph.D. of Humane Letters.
Bone is author of Cognitive Hack: The New Battleground in Cybersecurity – The Human Mind (Francis and Taylor, January 2017) and is contributing author of numerous articles for Compliance Week, Corporate Compliance Insights, and Life Science Compliance Updates. James introduced the first Cognitive Risk Framework for Cybersecurity and Enterprise Risk Management in his book Cognitive Hack.
Bone graduated Drury University with a B.A. in Business Administration, Boston University with Ed.M. in Management and Harvard University with a M.A. in Business Management, Finance and Risk Management.
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