Stephen Spagnuolo leads cybersecurity and enterprise risk mitigation leadership recruitment and advisory engagements on behalf of a range of clients. He focuses on cybersecurity and operational risk across technology/SaaS, financial services and other industry sectors, ranging from early stage/startup to emerging growth to mid and large global corporates, banks and consultancies. In so doing, he leverages his deep and extensive network, particularly across the U.S. National Security and Wall Street communities.
Previously, Stephen launched and led the digital security practices for several executive search firms. Earlier he was with Russell Reynolds Associates in New York, as a member of the Global Banking & Markets Practice and then Co-Founder/Head of the Americas for Sheffield Haworth, a London-based global financial services recruitment firm.
He is frequently engaged as a moderator and guest panellist on cybersecurity recruitment and development for various executive leadership summits and forums, including Security Innovation Network (SINET) and HMG Strategy CIO & CISO Summits, the latter of which he co-established and built as an adjunct to HMG CIO.
A graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, Stephen served with distinction as a U.S. Marine Corps infantry officer, having deployed to multiple overseas contingencies.