Kristin Lovejoy joined IBM in February of 2007 as part of the leadership team which was retained after IBM’s acquisition of Consul risk management, a leader in compliance management solution development and delivery. Today, Ms. Lovejoy is the executive responsible for IBM’s Corporate Security Strategy. While at Consul, Ms. Lovejoy was the CTO, CIO and VP of Support and Services. Prior to Consul, Ms. Lovejoy was the Vice President of Security Assurance Services at the TruSecure Corporation. Recognized as Top 25 CTO by InfoWorld in 2005 and as Top 25 Most Influential Security Executives by Security Magazine in 2006, Ms. Lovejoy is a recognized expert in the field on security, risk, compliance and governance. Ms. Lovejoy holds a U.S. and EU patents for Object Oriented Risk Management Model and Methodology. Ms. Lovejoy earned her degree from Lafayette College.