Mr. Mark Arnold
VP Advisory Services, vCISO Practice
Mark Arnold has a 15+ cybersecurity career, serving 8 of those years in leadership roles. As a transformational leader, Mark has built security teams and programs, authored maturity models to optimize risk management processes, and implemented security domain practices at large enterprises and service providers. At Lares, he leads the company's advisory services with a special focus on Lares' vCISO practice. Mark commits time to the security community as an OWASP chapter and InfoSec World board member, among others. He holds industry certifications and has pursued his intellectual curiosity, earning degrees from Stanford, Princeton Seminary, and Harvard University. He is also a former collegiate-level competitive gymnast. Most importantly, Mark is a husband and dad to two boys, with whom he enjoys lockpicking, Rubik's cubing, and plenty of hugs.