Philip Reitinger


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Philip Reitinger has served as the President and CEO of the Global Cyber Alliance since December 2015. GCA is a non-profit organization focused on eradicating systemic cybersecurity risks – risk by risk. He also serves on the advisory boards of several companies, mentors other start-ups, and is a Senior Associate (Non-resident) at the Center for Strategic and International Studies. Formerly he filled senior cybersecurity roles at VisionSpear LLC, Sony and Microsoft.

In 2009, Reitinger was appointed as the Deputy Under Secretary for the National Protection and Programs Directorate at DHS. He also served as the first Executive Director of the DoD’s Cyber Crime Center, and as Deputy Chief of the Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section at DoJ.

Mr. Reitinger was awarded the Secretary of Homeland Security’s Distinguished Service Medal and the Attorney General’s John Marshall Award. Mr. Reitinger holds a Bachelor of Engineering Degree from Vanderbilt University and a J.D. from Yale Law School.