Matthew Ireland has been appointed Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) by NTT Research Inc., a division of NTT.
Matthew Ireland is a technology leader with management expertise in security services, consultancy, financial services, healthcare, engineering, law enforcement, and emergency services, as well as three decades of professional experience in information security, IT systems, networks, and corporate operations. Matthew was most recently a consulting Practice Manager and Executive Security Strategist at NTT Ltd.
He began serving as a virtual (v)CISO for NTT Research in September 2019 after joining NTT in 2016. Ireland started full-time at NTT Research in March 2021.
Matthew in his new role will be responsible for information security, privacy, risk, compliance, physical security, incident response.
Ireland worked as VP Global Cyber Security Operations, Regional CISO, and Director of Information Security Operations at NTT Security prior to his most recent positions in strategy and management at NTT Ltd.
He has a BS in Information Assurance & Security, an MS in IS/IT Management and nine additional certifications.