Eric is Hitachi Data Systems’ CTO for Security and Privacy where he leads the Hitachi product-oriented security and privacy strategy activities with an emphasis on data and storage security. He is a senior security professional with expertise in cybersecurity, privacy, storage, cloud computing, IoT, big data, electronic discovery and enterprise ICT. He leverages this expertise and extensive experience in the public and private sectors in leadership roles within the ABA, CSA, INCITS, IEEE and SNIA. Eric currently serves as the ISO Editor of ISO/IEC 27050 (Electronic Discovery), ISO/IEC 22123 (Cloud Concepts) and ISO/IEC 27031 (ICT Resilience for Business Continuity) as well as the recently published ISO/IEC 27040 (Storage Security) and ISO/IEC 17788 (Cloud Vocabulary/Overview). He speaks internationally and is published. Hibbard holds a BSCS along with the CISSP-ISSAP, ISSEP, ISSMP, CCSP and CISA certifications.