Mr. Jordan is a Principal Information Security Consultant focusing on Strategic Cybersecurity services at Mandiant’s office located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. As part of the Strategic Services team, Mr. Jordan provides Security Program and Cyber Response Readiness Assessments, Security Program Development and Transformation engagements for organizations and governments in Canada, the United States, and internationally.
With over 17 years of experience working within various Information Security leadership roles, Mr. Jordan has helped companies both in the private and public sectors build and mature their Information Security programs. Most recently, Mr. Jordan was the Director of Information Security for one of Ontario’s leading pension funds. In this role, Mr. Jordan led the oversight of the Information Security program and strategic alignment with enterprise risk and governance practices.
Mr. Jordan developed, communicated and executed the company’s Information Security strategy while maturing the Information Security function from a network technology-only focused state to a program that takes into consideration application security, physical security, compliance, risk and governance practices as well as end-user awareness. Mr. Jordan also executed a security staffing re-alignment to IT transformation initiatives that included the adoption of Agile/DevOps practices and cross-functional teams.
Other key accomplishments include the on-boarding of a Managed Security Service (MSS) partner, introducing an Information Security Awareness Program to the company including ongoing phishing simulations and metrics reporting to executive management and introducing Information Security to the Board of Management by making effective presentations related to the security program, cloud security and risk management practices.
In addition, working for a global Reinsurance company based in Germany, Mr. Jordan also designed and managed various global security services and led a team of Information Security professionals responsible for Penetration Testing, Security Assessments, IT Audits and company acquisition security reviews. In this role, Mr. Jordan also Performed Risk Assessments, Vulnerability Assessments & Penetration Tests and offered general security consulting for many global entities while managing output and remediation efforts. Mr. Jordan was also responsible for managing and supporting Information Security audits worldwide.
Also in this role, Mr. Jordan reviewed and provided direction on many global security settings and policies and reviewed and investigated potential security incidents while acting as liaison between local offices and various global offices including coordinating response efforts.
Mr. Jordan also Assisted the Chief Information Security Officer, Corporate Security Architect, and Regional Information Security Officers on many critical Information Security topics, performed detailed network level, logical and dataflow architecture reviews of company infrastructure components, worked with various outsourced vendors and hosting facilities in identifying and remediating security exposures within their environments, developed and fostered new security contracts within various organizations and managed many complex and difficult global client situations where security findings and recommendations impacted their business environments