FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Treliant Bolsters Cybersecurity Services with Appointment of Managing Director Ash Khan
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Washington, DC – May 9, 2018
–Treliant has named Ash Khan as Managing Director for Cybersecurity Services, deepening the firm’s capacity to help clients mitigate cybersecurity and privacy risks across business lines.
Khan brings more than two decades of information technology experience to his new position. He joins Treliant from Citigroup, where he has served as Head of Global Consumer Information Security since 2010. He previously worked as the Chief Information Security Officer for Schering Plough Pharmaceuticals and oversaw the security risk integration when Schering merged with Merck in 2009.
“Ash gained invaluable hands-on experience through his work in top global organizations and he knows the challenges of operating nimbly in the face of constant change,” said Ross Marrazzo, a Managing Director at Treliant. “Our clients will benefit from his business and policy intelligence and expertise cultivated from the regulatory and operational requirements that organizations and their Chief Information Security Officers face every day.”
“I’m honored to be joining Treliant.” Khan said. “I look forward to applying my experiences in assisting our clients as they operate in an increasingly digital world.”
During his tenure at Citigroup, Khan was responsible for ensuring the security of consumer banking products, services, applications, and customer data, spanning all delivery channels, including: online, mobile, voice, branch, and ATMs. Also while at Citigroup, he oversaw the implementation of the PCI Data Security Standard and he represented Citigroup on the PCI Security Standards Council Board of Advisors, a global forum that oversees the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards.
Khan’s background encompasses information security, enterprise architecture and technology, infrastructure engineering, and operations. He earned a bachelor’s degree in physics from University College London and a master’s degree in computing from Imperial College London.
Treliant provides financial services companies and consumer-oriented businesses with trusted advisory services that strengthen compliance, risk management, and business performance. As a firm of leading professionals from industry and government, we assist our clients in navigating changing regulatory agencies and policies while meeting strategic and operational objectives.
We focus on the industry’s most pressing concerns, including consumer compliance, global financial crimes, mortgage operations, financial markets conduct, fair and responsible banking, litigation support, wealth management compliance, and cybersecurity. We serve companies from Main Street to Wall Street and across the globe, often in partnership with premier law firms. Our firm continues to grow in the service of our clients, with headquarters in Washington, DC and offices in New York and Dallas. For more information, visit www.treliant.com