Eddie Schwartz is DarkMatter’s Executive Vice President of Cyber Services. In this role he leads the firm’s Governance, Risk & Compliance; Cyber Network Defence; Test & Validation Labs; Managed Security Services; Public Key Infrastructure; Infrastructure & Systems Integration; and Cyber Security Education business units.
Eddie has enjoyed an impressive cyber security career spanning over 25 years. He most recently served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Whiteops Inc., a leading provider of advanced cyber security detection and prevention. Eddie has held a number of senior leadership positions, including Global Leader for Cyber Security Solutions at Verizon; Chief Security Officer for RSA; Co-Founder and Chief Security Officer of NetWitness (acquired by EMC); Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of Mantech; General Manager of Global Integrity (acquired by INS); and Senior Vice President of Operations of Guardent (acquired by VeriSign). He has also served as Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer at Nationwide Insurance. Serving on the Board of Advisors for start-ups including Observable Networks and My Digital Shield, Eddie has also served as a member of the International Board of Directors of ISACA and Chairman of ISACA’s Global Cyber Security Taskforce. Eddie earned a BIS in Information Security Management and an MSc in Information Technology Management from George Mason University School of Management in Washington D.C