In episode 88 of the PreparedEx podcast, Rob interviews Jonathan Silva of State Street. The focus of the discussion is cyber-security training programs. The discussion starts off with an insight into why these programs are valuable and moves into how they are tailored to meet the specific requirements of an organization. The conversation also covers how individuals learn in diverse ways and finishes with how to validate the training programs.   

About Jonathan Silva  

Jonathan Silva is a security-focused professional with a credible history of devising IT security strategies and leading end-to-end management of multiple security projects. Furthermore, he is an accomplished Business Information Security Officer with adeptness at reinforcing organizational security infrastructure by creating and implementing comprehensive security plans and IT risk management initiatives. What makes him stand out is his exceptional success in building and leading high performing cross-functional teams for enforcing and auditing internal control processes/structures aimed at organizational growth and advancement. Moreover, he is proficient in identifying areas for improvement to minimize costs and risks complemented by expertise in engaging with all levels of management to perform resource allocations, define business strategy, and ensuring compliance with pre-defined controls.