Chris Hetner has over 25 years of experience in cybersecurity, risk management and regulatory compliance. Hetner is the EVP of Moody’s Cyber Assessments Inc. and serves as Special Advisor of Cyber Risk for the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) and National Board Member of the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE).
Prior to Moody's, Hetner served as the Senior Cybersecurity Advisor to the United States Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman where we was instrumental towards the implementation of Cybersecurity Regulatory requirements that included Regulation Systems Compliance & Integrity (SCI) and the 2018 Commission Interpretive Guidance on Public Company Cybersecurity Disclosures. He was also a senior member of the US Treasury Financial Banking Information Infrastructure Committee where he provided leadership across a range of cybersecurity programs impacting the resilience of the financial services sector including the US Securities Market G7 Cyber Experts Group liaison. Before joining the SEC, Hetner held several leadership roles including EY’s Wealth and Asset Management Cybersecurity practice leader, Global Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at GE Capital and Senior Vice President of Information Security at Citigroup.
Hetner holds an M.S. in Information Assurance (Cum Laude) from Norwich University and a B.S in Security Management from John Jay College of Criminal Justice City University of New York.