Senior Manager – Organizational Resilience at Ernst & Young MENA

Cyber Resilience

Jean Rowe has over 25 years of experience in of business continuity, crisis response, organizational resilience and risk management programs.

► Designed and implemented program in 186 countries for the United Nations, the World Bank Group, the IMF, and Verisign, the world’s internet infrastructure provider.

► As a trusted advisor to governments and NGOs, she has in-depth experience in both the planning process as well as managing response and recovery efforts for all types of manmade and natural incidents including cyber breaches and social media disasters.

► She was a member of the technical committees to establish the ANSI and ASIS BCM standards and leading practices. Jean is most proud of her work in mentoring others and giving back to the industry.

► Jean has been a guest speaker and lecturer on crisis response and organizational resilience at the request of:

§ Governments /NGOs including the United Nations, the government of Japan, and the government of Bermuda

§ Industry conferences including the Business Continuity Institute, Disaster Recovery Journal, Continuity Insights, Contingency Planning and

Management, the Association of Contingency Planners, Commonwealth of Virginia Information Security Conference, the Business Recovery Association of Virginia, the International Institute of Auditors, the Computer Security Institute, Techno-Security Conference, the Bank Administration Institute, and the VEMA Terrorism Advisory Council

§ Prominent universities including George Washington University, University of Maryland, Liberty University, and Virginia Commonwealth University