Enterprise Application Security - GE's approach to solving root cause and establishing a Center of Excellence
Darren Challey is the GE Application Security Leader and is responsible for establishing: policies, procedures, metrics, best practices, guidance, education, services and tools for ensuring that software developed for or by GE is secure. He also chairs a cross-business "Application Security Working Group" that discusses and makes decisions upon the overall vision and direction of the program. Prior to his current role, Darren has occupied many roles at different GE businesses, including: IT Controller at GE Corporate; IT Sarbanes-Oxley Leader, Six Sigma Black Belt and Web Master & Program Manager at GE Commercial Finance; and Electrical, Mechanical & Nuclear Engineer at several GE Energy businesses. After earning his BS degree in Mechanical Engineering from Union College, Darren received a Masters of Engineering, Computer Systems at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Mr. Challey is a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) as well as a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).