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Gary Eppinger

Global CISO, Carnival Corporation

Gary Eppinger is the Global VP, CISO and Privacy Officer for Carnival Corporation.

Gary conceives implements and leads technology solutions that protect corporate assets, increase organizational capability, and advance productivity of Fortune 100 companies. He has a deep understanding of business goals and drivers, and how to apply technology to achieve and support them. Gary is an active speaker on IT and Cyber Security while helping numerous companies as a valued board advisor.

Gary has an extensive background in enterprise information security, risk management, business transformation, IT controls and Cyber Security. Gary has significant experience leading complex, global change management programs.

Most recently, Gary was IT CISO and VP RMD, Legal and Pharmacy for Supervalu and IT Security AND Privacy Director at Delphi. Gary has also has previous experiences in IT security, infrastructure and engineering systems at Rockwell Automation and GE Healthcare.

He holds a bachelor’s degree from Campbell University, advance leadership certificate from Cornell University and is a certified six sigma master black belt from GE Healthcare.

Latest from Gary Eppinger

If 2014 is to be remembered as the year of cyber-attacks, then what’s ahead in 2015? Once an occasional disruption, it’s almost as if a security breach is a rite of passage for companies--according to JPMorgan, some 76 million accounts were hacked in 2014. It’s enough to keep any IT security professional up at night. “The world’s love...
Social Media’s relevance in the Retail Industry I would say my perspective for media is relevant especially for a company which has a close relationship with customers. When you have a full connection with the customers. It’s gives you an opportunity to provide services for them in real time. So you don’t have to call to complain manager, you can...