Brian Wrozek is a director, information security within the Office of the CISO at Optiv. In this role, Wrozek works closely with security executives to provide C-suite advisory services to define cyber strategy, roadmaps and solutions to meet clients’ security objectives.
Wrozek is the former chief security officer (CSO) for Alliance Data where he had enterprise responsibility for information security and physical security. Prior to Alliance Data, he was the IT security and privacy director at Texas Instruments where he managed all facets of electronic data and system security worldwide.
Wrozek earned his Bachelor of Science in computer science from Michigan Technological University. He earned his MBA and Cybersecurity Certification from the University of Dallas. Wrozek is an adjunct professor at the University of Dallas teaching graduate-level cyber security courses in the Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business.
Wrozek received the 2008 Central Region Information Security Executive of the Year award from Tech Exec Networks and the 2010 Information Security Executive of the Year award at the Texas Regional Infrastructure Security Conference.