The Business of Security #43 – Partnering with Business Leaders to Build Your Security Program from Scratch

In this episode, we have a very special guest joining us to discuss the essentials of building a cybersecurity program from scratch.

Allan Alford, the founder of Allan Alford Consulting, brings a wealth of experience and a unique perspective to the table. Since launching his boutique cybersecurity consulting practice at the end of 2019, Allan has been dedicated to helping organizations efficiently implement and manage security programs and projects. With a focus on long-term relationships and custom solutions, Allan’s approach ensures that each client’s unique needs are met with the highest level of expertise.

But that’s not all! Allan Alford Consulting also offers coaching services for aspiring and new CISOs, helping them navigate the ever-changing landscape of cybersecurity leadership.

In today’s episode, Allan will share his insights on the fundamentals of building a robust cybersecurity program, the importance of understanding an organization’s unique needs, and how to forge strong partnerships with business leaders.

Josh Bruyning, Sr. Solutions Engineer @TrustMAPP and Chad Boeckmann, Founder/CEO @TrustMAPP