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Marc Varner

Marc Varner

Corporate VP and Global Chief Information Security Officer
Yum! Brands, Inc.
Marc Varner serves as Corporate Vice President and Global CISO for Yum! Brands, Inc., the corporate face to great brands like Pizza Hut, Taco Bell, and KFC. In this role, he is responsible for the protection of the company's information assets, as well as the strategy and implementation of all security programs. Prior to joining Yum!, Mr. Varner was the Global CISO for McDonald’s Corporation, serving there 7 years and all told has more than 20 years of experience in the technical, operational and program management aspects of information security, privacy and architecture.

Through his years of work history, Mr. Varner has led various security and architecture functions in the professional services industry at Deloitte Global and Navigant Consulting as well as in the financial services sector with Discover Financial and Morgan Stanley. Prior to his work there, he was based in London with Arthur Andersen, where he directed the development of the information security program for Andersen in the EMEIA region.

Speaking in:

Wednesday Jan 16
11:05 - 11:45 AM
Marriott Marquis, 5th Fl, Westside Ballroom, Salon 1

Attendees will have the opportunity to hear an engaging discussion on key leadership and management challenges faced by CISOs that will cover:

• Establishing priorities for investment
• Building a workforce

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