June 28, 2017

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FSR Announces Hire of Cybersecurity Operations and Policy Leader

Cybersecurity is a top priority for the financial industry, and Adam Palmer’s addition to the team will greatly benefit FSR members and bolster our advocacy efforts in Washington.

FSR Announces Hire of Cybersecurity Operations and Policy Leader
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FSR Announces Hire of Cybersecurity Operations and Policy Leader

Move further bolsters FSR’s leading cybersecurity advocacy efforts

 

WASHINGTON – The Financial Services Roundtable (FSR) today announced the hire of Adam Palmer to join its cybersecurity, fraud, and technology division, BITS, as Vice President of Cybersecurity Risk Management. In this role, Palmer will manage key aspects of FSR’s cybersecurity program including security, authentication, and encryption standards as well as information and technology sharing between the financial sector and government partners.

Adam Palmer will serve as Vice President of Cybersecurity Risk Management for BITS.

“Cybersecurity is a top priority for the financial industry, and Adam’s addition to the team will greatly benefit FSR members and bolster our advocacy efforts in Washington,” said Chris Feeney, President of BITS.

Palmer brings a unique blend of cybersecurity operations and policy experience from roles in both the public and private sector over the span of nearly two decades. He served most recently as Director of International Government Relations for FireEye, an industry-leading cybersecurity firm, and previously led cybersecurity initiatives at the United Nations and Symantec. He began his career as a U.S. Navy JAG Officer focusing on cybercrime prosecution.

Palmer holds a B.A. from Valparaiso University, a J.D. from Duquesne University School of Law, a Certificate in International Management from Pacific-Asian Management Institute, and an M.B.A. from the University of Hawaii.

 

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The Financial Services Roundtable represents the largest integrated financial services companies providing banking, insurance, payment and investment products and services to the American consumer. Member companies participate through the Chief Executive Officer and other senior executives nominated by the CEO. FSR member companies provide fuel for America’s economic engine, accounting for $92.7 trillion in managed assets, $1.2 trillion in revenue, and 2.3 million jobs.

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