Christopher Gerg

Christopher Gerg

Christopher Gerg is the Vice President of Cyber Risk Management at Gillware. He is a technical lead with over 15 years of information security experience. He has worked as a Systems Administrator, Network Engineer, Penetration Tester, Information Security Architect, VP of Information Technology, Director and Chief Information Security Officer. He has experience in information security in cloud-based hosting, DevOps, managed security services, e-commerce, healthcare, financial, and payment card industries. He has worked in mature information security teams and has built information security programs from scratch and leading them into maturity. An expert in the theoretical aspects of information security, he is also experienced in the practical aspects of building secure technical environments and working with the boardroom to promote executive understanding and support. He is the author of the O’Reilly and Associates book “Managing Network Security with Snort and IDS Tools.”