Ron Plesco | KPMG | GLOBAL

Ronald E Plesco

Principal, Cyber Response Services

KPMG in the U.S.

Ron is an internationally known information security and privacy attorney with over 17 years’ experience in cyber investigations, information assurance, privacy, identity management, computer crime and emerging cyber threats and technology solutions. Ron is a Principal in KPMG’s Cyber Response Services practice. Ron joined KPMG in 2012 after a distinguished career in the private and public sectors and is a frequent speaker nationally. Prior to joining KPMG, Ron was the CEO of the National Cyber Forensics and Training Alliance (NCFTA), where he managed the development of intelligence that led to over 400 worldwide cyber crime arrests in four years and prevented over $2 billion in fraud. Notable NCFTA intelligence-led arrests include Ghost Click, Anonymous, Coreflood and multiple online frauds.

Areas of expertise

Industrial Manufacturing Strategy

Education and qualifications

  • Juris Doctorate - Oklahoma City University School of Law, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (Academic Juris Prudence Award in trial practice, Academic Achievement Award, ATT Campus of Tomorrow fellow)

  • Bachelors of Arts, History and Political Science - Washington and Jefferson College, Washington, Pennsylvania

Accreditation

  • Commissioned Member, Pennsylvania Homeland Security Council

  • Past President, Central Pennsylvania Infragard Chapter

  • Past Chief Counsel/Technology Counsel, International Association of Financial Fraud Investigators

  • NCFTA Board Member & Chair

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