Juliet OkaforSVP, Global Security SolutionsFortress Information Security

Juliet Okafor is VP of Global Business Development for Fortress Information Security, third-party risk architects for Fortune 500 enterprises within critical infrastructure industries. In her role at Fortress, she helps security stakeholders identify, assess and develop the maturity of their enterprise security program. By understanding current state, risk tolerance, business needs, mandatory security requirements and desired future state, she helps clients leverage innovative technology to build overall security programs that automate the proactive and continuous mitigation of risks, vulnerabilities and threats within the traditional perimeter and beyond. Juliet also serves as a Strategic Advisory Board Member of the International Consortium of Minority Cybersecurity Professionals (ICMCP), which is dedicated to the academic and professional success of Minority Cybersecurity students and professionals. Jules holds degrees from UMass-Amherst (B.A. Communication), Fordham University (M.A. Public Communication and Media Studies) and received her Juris Doctorate from Temple University – Beasley School of Law.