5 Minute Leadership Dialogue Series

Welcome to World Unity Inc's Leadership Dialogue. Short interviews asking thought-provoking questions. We hope you will be enlightened, empowered, and inspired!

This Month:

Cynthia Izzo, Global Head of Risk, KPMG International

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5 Minute Leadership Dialog

About Cynthia

Cyndi Izzo leads the KPMG U.S. Technology Risk Management network of people and services, as part of the firm’s Advisory practice. With more than 25 years of management advisory, business and technology experience, Cyndi is accountable for sustained and measurable business growth through a purpose-led approach, which includes identifying, developing, mentoring, and retaining top talent while perpetuating the core values of the firm.

Cyndi began her career in KPMG's financial services audit practice. Since that time, she has advised clients and their boards in managing technology and the related risks including IT Governance, Cyber, Information Security and Privacy, Vendor Management, Business Continuity, and IT Attestations. She has substantial experience leading and coordinating cyber security advisory engagements. In this role, she provided information security expertise helping companies to protect their information and data systems, and to establish continuity and data recovery services. Cyndi has also provided subject matter knowledge and guidance on information security and privatization regulations and contract compliance.

In recent years, Cyndi was the US Cyber Strategy and Governance solution leader, as well as the US Privacy leader In these earlier roles she was responsible for the development and advancement of Cyber services, including training, development, and skill utilization of more than 160 professionals.

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