ICTC NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY LEADERSHIP COUNCIL ON YOUTH AND EDUCATION

Jamie Rees

Senior Cyber-Security Strategist Énergie NB Power

COUNCIL CHAIR

Jamie Rees’ career is centered on the championing of cybersecurity as an industry, as a profession, and as a provider of value to organizations. As a result, his career has been one of firsts, often forging new positions and award winning programs along the way. With 20 years in the technology field, the majority in cybersecurity related roles, Jamie has built a strong base of business oriented security. His experience in communicating with executives about the value of cybersecurity as a business capability aids risk management decisions and delivers balance between risk outlooks and business outcomes.

As an invited speaker, Jamie has shared his experiences gathered from developing security programs in telecommunications, financial services, and central government organizations at events around the world including ISF World Congress, Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit, SC Magazine Congress, AtlSecCon and has been featured by national news outlets such as the Financial Post. Jamie currently works for a vertically integrated electrical utility as the senior cybersecurity strategist.