Director, Federal advisory
KPMG in the U.S.
Mr. Kupcinski is a proven senior leader in KPMG’s Federal Cyber Security group, which provides clients with access to the latest insights during a time of increasing disruption and convergence in the information security field. Through this role, John provides thought leadership to the Federal community around secure computing and the security benefits to the mission. He engages clients through speaking, articles, working groups and participation on panels. Mr. Kupcinski has worked in both pre and post-breach environments and has helped clients understand how to align their cyber agenda with dynamic business and compliance priorities. Additionally, he has built and improved information security programs for large multi-national organizations and has been instrumental towards evolving business and technology programs by providing greater visibility and understanding of information security as a business risk.
B.Sc Government and Politics, University of Maryland
MSc Negotiations and Conflict Management, University of Baltimore
Project Management Professional (PMP)
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
CIO Excellence Award, International Monetary Fund 2015
Commissioner, District of Columbia, Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC 2B)