Cybersecurity Specialist, Partner, PwC
Rik is a Partner in PwC's Advisory Practice where he is the US Cybersecurity and Privacy Industrial Products Sector Leader. Rik works with industry sectors including automotive OEMs, tier one suppliers and manufacturing companies to assess, design and implement their information security functions, strategies and solutions.
Rik’s extensive experience includes leading large and complex engagements such as identity management and role based access control design and implementation, global IT integration such as integrating international operations into a large automotive organizations and connected product security assessments. Rik has also helped guide organizations through IT process improvement and IT governance and compliance needs as well as working with organizations to understand their supply chain risk through the development of third party risk management programs.
Rik holds a B.S.B.A from Southeast Missouri State University as well as multiple certifications: Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), and Certified Public Accountant.