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Paul Kooney

Managing Director

Paul Kooney is a Managing Director in Protiviti’s IT Security & Data Privacy practice, with extensive knowledge and experience in the following:

  • Developing information security programs
  • Performing compliance assessments
  • Developing vendor risk management programs and
  • Providing information security assessment services.

In his over twenty years in the information technology and information security fields, Paul has managed and delivered security services for client organizations in the financial, healthcare, manufacturing, retail, entertainment, energy, transportation, and other industries to assess information security needs and implement solutions.

Paul is experienced in assessing information security policy, procedures, and standards against compliance and regulatory requirements such as ISO 27001 and 27002, PCI DSS, NIST Cyber Security Standard, and numerous other federal and state regulations concerning information security.

Professional Memberships & Certifications

  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
  • Certified Business Continuity Professional (CBCP)
  • Payment Card Industry Qualified Security Assessor (PCI QSA)
  • Certification in Risk Management Assurance (CRMA)
  • Shared Assessments Certified Third Party Risk Professional (CTPRP)
  • Shared Assessment Steering Committee Member
  • ISO/IEC 27001:2005 Lead Auditor Trained