Jason Albuquerque is the newly appointed chief information security officer at NWN Carousel of North America Inc., a new position created to streamline Carousel’s cybersecurity readiness and prevention initiatives.
Albuquerque spoke with Providence Business News about his new role and where he intends to focus his attention as Carousel’s inaugural cybersecurity executive.
PBN: What does the creation of a CISO position at Carousel represent in terms of the company’s commitment to cybersecurity?
ALBUQUERQUE: We’ve been formalizing Carousel’s cybersecurity position for quite some time. As part of our maturation as a managed and technology services provider, we realized the strategic benefit of a formalized and dedicated cybersecurity program, for both Carousel and for our clients, as their strategic technology partner. The growing maturity level of our organization and our clients has elevated awareness of cybersecurity for all.