McGladrey Names Daimon Geopfert National Leader – Security
CHICAGO – (July 6, 2011) – RSM McGladrey, one of the country’s leading providers of tax and consulting services under the McGladrey brand, recently announced the addition of Daimon Geopfert as national leader – security and privacy for business consulting.
In this role, Geopfert will be responsible for organizing and leading the firm’s information security and privacy practice as the practice enjoys tremendous growth and expands nationally. He will be based out of the firm’s Chicago office.
“We are excited about welcoming Daimon to the McGladrey team,” said Gary Sturisky, national leader of business consulting for RSM McGladrey. “Daimon’s skills and expertise gained through his significant training in the United States Air Force positions our team to deliver comprehensive end-to-end, high-quality security and privacy services to our clients across the country.”
Geopfert has more than 17 years of experience in information security, risk management, regulatory controls, incident response, and security incident and event management (SIEM). Prior to joining McGladrey, Daimon served in a leadership role in the information security practice with a Big Four accounting firm.
“I’m excited about leading RSM McGladrey’s information technology security and privacy efforts,” said Geopfert. “The firm has a strong reputation for providing outstanding client service, and keeping client information confidential is crucial to maintaining that reputation.”
Geopfert graduated from the University of Michigan with a master’s degree in computer science and from the United States Air Force Academy with a bachelor’s degree in computer science. He is a certified information systems security professional (CISSP), a certified information security manager (CISM), a certified information system auditor (CISA) and a global information assurance certification (GIAC) certified incident handler (GCIH).
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