Cyber Risk Summit
Hosted alongside OpRisk North America 2020, the Cyber Risk Summit is a must-attend event to quantify and mitigate cyber risk with your industry peers from Security, Data, IT, Infrastructure, Cyber Risk, Risk and Operational Risk.
Key themes include:
Mitigate cyber risk to ensure stable and secure financial infrastructure panel
Learn how to build cyber resilience in a fast-evolving landscape of threats
Ensure regional data compliance and mitigate the risk of a breach
Effectively managing risk in the cloud: moving from a data warehouse to the cloud
Witness the most cutting-edge solutions driving automation, analytics, AI and more
Keep pace with the evolution of AML and fraud, mitigate risk and avoid fines
Gain insight into cloud migration and effectively manage hybrid infrastructure
CRO, data technology and enterprise initiatives
Bank of America
Flora Sah is the Chief Risk Officer for Global Risk Management at Bank of America. She is the lead risk partner and central delivery conduit, responsible for driving ownership, execution, and oversight between the technology teams and the horizontal risk functions to provide a holistic view of all risks and create robust future state strategy and implementation roadmap.
Before joining Bank of America, Flora was the executive advisory council at Gerson Lehrman Group, responsible for business advisory and technology consulting. Prior to that, Flora held multiple leadership roles at State Street Corporation, including COO of Enterprise Risk Management, Head of Risk & Regulatory Technology, and CTO & Head of Vendor Risk Management. Before joining State Street Corporation, Flora spent several years at Cambridge Technology Partners where she led consulting practices in financial services, retail, and healthcare industry.
Flora holds a M.S. in Engineering Management from Northeastern University and a B.S. in Industrial Engineering and Information Systems from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.
Chief operational risk officer
Santander Investment Securities U.S.
Neil Roth is the Chief Operational Risk Officer for Santander Investment Securities U.S. and Banco Santander S.A. New York, where he oversees Operational Risk, Third Party Risk, and Business Continuity Management in the second line of defense.
He previously held senior operational risk positions at RBC where he was Head of Operational Risk for Combined U.S. Operations, MUFG Securities where he was the Deputy International Head and U.S. Head of Operational Risk, and Fortis where he was U.S. Head of Operational Risk.
He was featured on the cover of the July 2013 edition of "Operational Risk & Regulation Magazine." Mr Roth graduated from Brown University with a double-major in Philosophy (cum laude) and Economics.
Senior director of quantitative assessments
United Health Group
Michael Barton is the Director of Operational Risk Quantification and Scenario Analysis at AIG. In his role, he leads the development and implementation of operational risk stress testing, economic capital estimation, and allocation of those estimates to the business lines, as well as supporting the development of and quantification of operational loss scenarios for the organization. In this role, Michael has worked extensively with cyber and business professionals around identifying and quantifying cyber risk. Before working at AIG, Michael was the Head of the Regulatory Solutions Quantification group in U.S. Bank’s Corporate Treasury department. In this role, he was responsible for CCAR/DFAST and Regulatory Capital modeling for Operational Risk as well as setting up a governance framework for models and analytical tools in the Corporate Treasury department. Previous to those roles, Michael worked in an actuarial capacity at Sun Life Financial in Boston handling variable annuity reserving, fixed and variable annuity lapse study estimations, and retirement product pricing. He held a similar variable annuity reserving role in Security Benefit Corporation in Topeka, KS before that. Michael has a Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics with an Actuarial Emphasis, and a Master’s Degree in Theology.
Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
Executive risk consultant
Chris is a member of Milliman’s Cyber Risk Solutions (CRS) practice group. The practice delivers a portfolio of risk consulting services, such as enterprise risk design, cyber risk assessment and quantification, test and build projects, operational risk assessments, enterprise risk management (ERM) education and training, and ERM technology evaluation. The CRS practice uses diagnostic consulting strategies to understand an organization’s enterprise risk goals and challenges and then customize solutions to deliver required business results.
Chris has 15 years of professional experience. His experience includes work in the banking, insurance, capital markets and card sectors helping clients assess and mitigate risk.
Prior to joining Milliman, Chris was a Senior Manager in Accenture’s Finance and Risk Management Consulting practice, delivering work for global financial service clients. Additionally, Chris served as an active duty Naval Officer and has multiple overseas deployments.
Professional experience and subject matter advisory includes:
- Cyber Security metrics and governance
- Financial Service Regulatory and Compliance initiatives
- Risk Management
- Corporate and Risk Governance
- Financial Services operating model and cost reduction
- Regulatory remediation and responses
- Legal department risk and optimization
- Leading large cross functional projects and teams
- BS Political Science, University of Wisconsin–Madison
- MBA, University of Chicago – Booth School of Business