Kurt John, Chief Cybersecurity Officer, Siemens USA

Kurt John

Chief Cybersecurity Officer

Siemens USA

Kurt John is Chief Cybersecurity Officer of Siemens USA, where he is responsible for the Cybersecurity strategy, governance and implementation for the company’s largest market – ~$23B in annual revenues.  In this role Kurt oversees the coordination of Cybersecurity for our products, solutions, services and infrastructure used to deliver value to Siemens USA’s customers.  Kurt is also member of the Siemens Cybersecurity Board (CSB) where he works alongside colleagues to set strategy, address global challenges, and evaluate actions for opportunities in the area of Cybersecurity.

Most recently, Kurt was part of a Siemens Leadership Development program where he was responsible for Cybersecurity assurance projects for the Americas.  In addition, Kurt was a member of the leadership team that provided guidance on the global assurance projects and provided transparency and improvement recommendations to the Siemens Managing Board.

Prior to joining Siemens, Kurt was Grant Thornton’s New England IT Assurance Market lead where he oversaw Cyber and IT assurance service delivery for the northeast region.


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