The VP, Digital Platform & Business Systems Security oversees all information security efforts for Discovery’s digital platforms, revenue-generating business systems and applications within EMEA.
VP is specialized in – and is accountable for – information security issues relevant to Direct-to-Consumer (D2C), customer-facing technologies, appropriate protection of user and customer information (e.g. GDPR, PCI, SOX), and retail consumer privacy. VP will drive translation and successful execution of cyber security requirements, and lead resolution of Digital Platform and business-related systems security issues in fast-paced global environments.
VP will be heavily involved in evaluating application security technologies and workflows across platforms, including D2C platforms, Discovery’s portfolio of TV Everywhere apps and products, Motor Trend, PGA streaming services, and the Eurosport Player – Eurosport being the leading provider of locally relevant, premium sports and Home of the Olympic Games across Europe. In addition, VP will have management responsibility for TVN Information Security – TVN being Discovery’s leading broadcaster in Poland.
VP will report directly to the SVP & CISO and will work collaboratively and effectively with Global Information Security, Digital, Broadcast, Business Systems and Infrastructure teams to design and deploy appropriate, risk-based safeguards and technical direction.