ACC – Boston
Alex Asen is Boston Consulting Group’s global cybersecurity knowledge team lead. He provides security analysis and guidance to many BCG clients and case teams, while also helping direct and manage BCG's cybersecurity business. Alex is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and a core member of the firm's Technology & Digital Advantage practice.
Alex supervises cybersecurity research, leads cyber knowledge capture and management, and contributes to new product development. He has helped clients in every major industry improve their security posture, with special focus on security organization health checks and benchmarking. He also frequently works with security vendors on product and sales strategy.
Alex joined BCG in 2012. Prior to coming to BCG, he founded and launched several technology startups and spent eight years as an IT consultant.
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