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Zachary Ginsburg

Director, Research

Zachary Ginsburg is a Research Director in Gartner's Assurance Group, where he leads research portfolios for enterprise risk management and internal audit leaders. Zach leads the Key Initiatives, "Risk Response Strategies" for risk leaders, which covers mitigation and monitoring strategies for enterprise and emerging risks, and "Audit Planning and Risk Coverage" for audit leaders, which covers aligned assurance, risk assessment and risk trends.

Previous experience

He previously worked in Gartner's Information Technology Leaders and Technical Professionals Group as part of the IT Infrastructure & Operations Research Team, where he led research initiatives on cloud strategy, agile and new ways of working, IT talent management, IT leadership effectiveness and more. His prior experience includes consulting in public safety and emergency management, including as part of a monitoring team for a federal consent decree and as a member of a New York Police Commissioner's transition team, as well as advising start-ups on blockchain, public safety/emergency management-related technology markets and more as a freelance go-to-market consultant.

Areas of coverage

Audit Planning and Risk Coverage

Risk Response Strategies


M.A. King's College London, Distinction

B.A. Wheaton College (Massachusetts), Magna Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa

Fulbright Scholarship, U.S.-Poland Fulbright Commission

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