Rohan Amin, Ph.D.
Global Chief Information Security Officer at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Dr. Rohan Amin is the Global Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) for JPMorgan Chase. Rohan leads the team that protects the firm and its customers, clients, employees and partners from cybersecurity threats. He is a member of the firm’s Global Technology Operating Committee (GTOC). Within industry he is on the managing Board of Directors for the Financial Services Information Sharing and Analysis Center (FS-ISAC) and he is the Chair of the Board for the Financial Systemic Analysis and Resilience Center (FSARC).
Rohan came to JPMorgan Chase in 2014 from Lockheed Martin, where he led the development of the corporation’s global computer network defense strategy and the creation of the Lockheed Martin Computer Incident Response Team (LM-CIRT). He also ran Lockheed Martin’s Global Cybersecurity Solutions division that provided advanced cyber and electronic warfare systems and solutions to the U.S. Department of Defense, Intelligence Community and international customers.
Rohan was a three-time recipient of Lockheed Martin’s NOVA award, its highest recognition, for establishing the company’s leadership in cybersecurity. Within the defense industry, he was instrumental in establishing the Defense Security Information Exchange (DSIE), a cyber threat fusion and sharing forum between major defense industrial base partners. Rohan also co-authored the seminal paper on Intelligence Driven Defense and the Cyber Kill Chain – which introduced the world to new analytical tradecraft for combating Advanced Persistent Threats.
Rohan obtained his Bachelor of Science in Computer and Telecommunications Engineering and his Master of Science in Telecommunications and Networking from the University of Pennsylvania. He also received his doctoral degree in Information Security from the George Washington University. He lives with his wife and two sons in New York.