As the Chief Information Security Officer, Jerich Beason is responsible for ensuring the security of the company’s digital assets as well as transforming the Epiq cybersecurity program into a world-class industry leader. Jerich has spent his career building industry-leading cybersecurity programs to protect some of the nation’s most sensitive assets.
Jerich has served in leadership roles at some of the most respected companies within the cyber security industry including Lockheed Martin, RSA and Deloitte where he was a trusted advisor to executives within the federal government and fortune 500 organizations. Jerich advised these companies on cyber security strategy, architecture and program development.
In his most role as Deputy CISO at AECOM, he was responsible for security architecture, risk management, compliance, and the overall security strategy.
As a recognized thought leader in cyber security, Jerich sits on panels, speaks at conferences and events & contributes to white papers and security articles. He also serves as a Board advisor to security startups.
Jerich is currently the host of Epiq’s podcast, Cyberside Chats which has the mission of increasing knowledge and awareness of cyber security within the legal industry.
Jerich holds a Bachelors and a Masters degree in Cyber Security.