Principal & Co-Lead, CISO Advisory Services

Richard Dorough

Richard Dorough is responsible for co-leading Zyston’s CISO Advisory and Consulting Services. Prior to joining Zyston, Richard served as Senior Managing Director of PricewaterhouseCoopers’ National Cyber Breach Response, Remediation and Investigation Practice. Richard has more than 20 years of experience in IT security, forensics, audit and governance. Areas of focus include digital threat assessments, cyber incident identification and response, electronic investigations, and IT security organization and operations center assessment and development.

Prior to PwC, Richard was the Global CISO for Textron. In that role, Richard was responsible for developing, maintaining and assuring continuous improvement of Textron’s information technology security strategy, programs, policies and processes. This included leadership of the Information Technology Risk Management Council which is a team of security leaders from across Textron’s Business Units and COEs. Richard was also responsible for IT privacy governance, software asset management, and disaster recovery, and led the IT portion of the electronic discovery (eDiscovery) program for Textron.