About Carlos Rodriguez

Founder, vCISO

Carlos Rodriguez is a senior technology and security officer with a proven track record of identifying critical problems and risks, which he translates into programs that support the urgent and long-term needs of the business. He achieves this by building trust and cooperation with peers and executive leadership through engagement and open communications. One of Carlos’ passions is transforming teams into highly engaged, collaborative, agile, and business-oriented units that focus on delivering business value while relying on each other to achieve the team’s objectives.

Over the last ten years of his career, Carlos has led and built security programs and teams in the legal, financial services, and insurance sectors while being an active member and thought leader within those communities. During his time in the legal industry, he spearheaded and built the strategy for LegalSEC™, the first information security sharing organization in the legal sector. He was also active in the FS-ISAC and local CISO communities, where he collaborated with industry peers to deliver value to the industry. 

Today Carlos functions as a Fractional Chief Information Security Officer for various organizations by building and leading the execution of a long term continuous, adaptable, and actionable security strategy.

Carlos has certifications in CISSP, CISM, Security+, Certified SAFe 4 DevOps Practitioner, Certified Business Agility Foundations, ITIL Foundation v2011.