Speaker Bio

Tim Rains
Guest speaker

Tim Rains

VP Trust & Cyber Risk
Tim Rains is an internationally recognized cybersecurity executive, strategist, advisor, and author. Currently, Tim is Vice President Trust & Cyber Risk at T-Mobile where he leads cybersecurity strategy, architecture, risk management, conformance, assurance, vulnerability management, and Business Information Security Officers (BISOs).
Previously, Tim was the Global Security Lead for Worldwide Public Sector at Amazon Web Services where he spent three years living in London helping to start AWS’s Public Sector business in EMEA. Tim also held the post of Executive Director Cybersecurity Strategy at the Las Vegas Sands Corporation where he led cybersecurity strategy and architecture for a dozen of the world’s largest casino-hotel-resorts and the world’s largest private airline. Tim spent 17 years at Microsoft where he worked in numerous roles including Global Chief Security Advisor, Director of Security, Identity, and Enterprise Mobility, Director of Trustworthy Computing, and founding Technical Lead of Microsoft’s customer facing Security Incident Response Team.
Tim is the author of the popular book, “Cybersecurity Threats, Malware Trends, and Strategies” published by Packt Publishing.
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Wednesday, June 08, 2022 / 02:45 PM - 03:15 PM EDT
Case Study: The Journey to Security Executive: Top Focus Areas

There is no single career path to take to become a security executive at a major corporation. However, there are focus areas that can help you prepare for an executive role and be successful in it. Join Tim Rains, Vice President of Trust & Cyber Risk at T-Mobile, as he provides insights from his 25-year career that includes several significant security roles at Microsoft, Amazon Web Services, and T-Mobile.

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