Geoff is the Eastern Region Partner responsible for client success in Boston-New York and surrounding areas. Geoff joins Edgile from Santander Bank, where he served as the U.S. Chief Information Security Officer and U.S. Chief Information Risk Officer. While at Santander, he led major transformation initiatives to establish cybersecurity and data protection capabilities, establishing governance, oversight and assurance programs in accordance with customer data protection requirements for Gramm–Leach–Bliley Act (GLBA) program across all U.S. entities. Prior to that, Geoff served as the Divisional Information Security Officer of Royal Bank of Scotland, Citizens Financial Group, where he drove GLBA’s compliance program to successful supervisory review across the FRB, OCC and FDIC as the owner of the Customer Information Security Program. Before that, at Deloitte & Touche LLP, he expanded the firm’s Northeast Regional GRC practice and accelerated build-out of their banking/FSI offerings.
Geoff holds a degree in Finance and Operations Management from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst where he also was a member of the 1998 Division 1AA National Championship team.
Passion: “Working alongside some of the best and brightest in the industry developing innovative ways to address today’s ever-changing landscape.
Active in: Spending time with family, supporting the UMass Minutemen and boating the waters off Cape Cod.