Stew Wolfe serves as an Associate Director in Cisco's global security services practice. In his role, Stew is focused on various areas within Information Security including securely addressing changing business models in a borderless world. Stew is passionate about taking a risk-based and threat-centric approach to protecting assets and enabling successful business outcomes. In his current role, Stew is focused on cross-architecture solutions for security including data center, network and cloud solutions as well as the development of “anything-as-a-service” models.
Stew is a member of ISACA, ISC2 and is ITIL certified with 25 years of IT experience, which includes 19 years in information security. He has worked for the largest IT company in the world in both technical as well as executive consulting roles and "Big 4" consulting firms as a Management Security Strategist. Experience includes steady state operations, application development, pre-sales support, system engineer and consulting roles. Stew is a member of the ISO community and participated in the development of the cloud security standard (ISO 27017) as well as holds a cloud patent #US 8,868,709 B2. Current Cisco responsibilities include security services sales training, engaging with customers to enable security strategies that result in successful business outcomes, and employing advisory-led and risk-focused security consulting approaches. Stew also presents at conferences and events, sharing best practices related to Cisco's Security Services approach, capabilities and offerings.