Padraic O'Reilly, Chief Product Officer and Co-Founder | Deidre Diamond, Founder and CEO, CyberSN
It's a common train of thought that a CISO is one cyber event away from losing their job. Yet, according to Gartner, the average CISO tenure is three years. Combined with the elevation within the C-suite in the digital age, CISOs need to shift their mindset from being a misunderstood technical leader to an empowered business enabler. CISOs need to transition from a fixed to a growth mindset.
In this conversation, CyberSaint Chief Product Officer Padraic O'Reilly sits down with CyberSN Founder and CEO Deidre Diamond to discuss the state of play as it relates to the mindset CISOs have today, what needs to change to succeed in the digital era, and how business leaders and Board members can support security leaders adopting a growth mindset.
- The current state of CISO mentality and why it is limiting business growth
- Hiring trends and the impact that CISO mental health is having on the market
- Diversity in security and how that plays a role in the mindset security leaders have