Grace is currently the Director of Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC) at Guidewire Software, where she leads the GRC strategy development, execution and on-going operations for technology services and the information risk domain for both the company’s go-to-market products, as well as for Corporate Functions.
Prior to her current role Grace was the Global leader of Security, Risk & Compliance for HP Enterprise & DXC Technology enterprise services portfolio, where she also led the development of DXC’s industry-leading software defined infrastructure services.
With over 15 years of experience in the area of GRC, Grace has firsthand leadership experience driving transformation of information risk and compliance management and developing strategies to meet contractual and global regulatory obligations and end-to-end life-cycle management of security, risk and compliance, for a Fortune 50+ client base, covering corporate infrastructure, global delivery centers, virtualized.
Grace has been an industry leader for risk and compliance management of infrastructure, applications and services supporting clients across all industries and aligned with numerous privacy and security frameworks.
Her recent business successes include successfully leading several major business and operational transformation programs to enhance the business and operational risk & compliance profiles. Grace also designed and operationalized large scale automated analytics & compliance capability.
Grace holds several industry certifications including, Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified Data Privacy Solutions Engineer (CDPSE) and Certified Healthcare Privacy and Security (CHPS).
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