Tom Neclerio, Senior Vice President of Security Services, United Data Technologies
Tom Neclerio is Senior Vice President of Security Services at United Data Technologies Inc. (UDT), a leading technology enabler that helps clients in major industries evaluate, architect, secure, and manage technology on premise, on mobile, and in the cloud.
Early in his career, Tom was Co-Founder of Guarded Networks (aka SilverSky), one of the first MSSPs focused on financial institutions. He held leadership roles in managing a 24×7 global security operations function that protected 3000+ financial institutions across the United States. In this role, Tom’s vision and leadership grew a high-performing managed security business that was acquired in 2014 by BAE Systems, a global leader in cyber security and defense. Tom continued as Senior Vice President of Security Services for BAE Systems, where
he led the Managed Security services and Cyber Consulting teams in the US. In addition to leading large security practices Tom has held prior CISO roles within several large publicly traded companies.
At UDT, Tom is responsible for the operational oversight and strategic vision of the Managed Security Services division, where he leverages his proven track record in the design, development, management, and support of technology solutions to maximize value for clients. He accesses a deep understanding of risk management security regulations including GLBA, HIPAA, SEC, FRNA, SOX, and PCI compliance. Tom is a distinguished and sought-after thought leader, who is a frequent speaker at national conferences and security roundtables, and whose opinion is highly esteemed by top-tier media. He also holds numerous security certifications, such as CISSP, CGEIT, CRISC, and QSA.
Tom studied business administration and computer science at the University of Florida and holds an MBA from the University of Tampa. In his free time, he enjoys boating and is an avid Lacrosse player, coach, and board member of US Lacrosse. Tom resides in Ft. Lauderdale with his wife, son, and daughter.
Favorite Quote: “Don’t give up. Don’t ever give up.”