30 Years in IT
Frank Sargent is a Senior Director and Practice Lead in the Security, Risk & Compliance Research Practice with Info-Tech Research Group, having spent the last 20 years specifically in the Security Technology, Regulatory Compliance, and Security Policy area.
About Frank Sargent
Frank Sargent is a Director in the Security, Risk & Compliance Research Practice with Info-Tech Research Group. Frank has over 30 years of experience in Information Technology, with that last 20 years specifically in the Security Technology, Regulatory Compliance, and Security Policy area. As Senior Director, Frank brings his experience to lead and support Info-Tech clients as well as the Info-Tech security analyst team.
Prior to joining Info-Tech, Frank was a former Global Account Security Officer at DXC Technology. This role was the lead account security interface with customer CISO/ISO and CIO/IT leadership. Responsible for management of their existing managed security services, as well as revenue generation and growth of DXC security offerings. Frank has also directly led globally dispersed teams providing SOC services, managed security services, Auditing, Compliance, Security Incident Response, Architecture Solutioning, Project Management, and Forensics support, across sites in Canada, the US, Australia and the middle east.
Frank holds a Bachelor of Science (Physics) degree from McMaster University, is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and certified in ITIL methodologies. He has also held several previous certifications from SANS (GCFA,GCIH), Cisco (CCNA,CCDA,CCNP,CCDP), and Checkpoint (CCSA, CCSE).