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The role of cybersecurity in M&A deal value and synergy targets

Mar 01, 2022
The CISO's Gambit - E12

The global M&A market is on a record-setting pace with trillions of dollars in transactions every year. With that comes a lot of success stories and unfortunate failures. In this episode, CISO-Americas and host Zscaler Sean Cordero and Zscaler guests Sami Ramachandran, Managing Director, M&A, Divestiture, Private Equity, and Pam Kubiatowski, Field CTO, detail how the strategic use of cybersecurity and networking can be the linchpin for successful and rapid IT integration and separation for mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures.

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The CISO's Gambit podcast is a pragmatic cyber risk dialogue between cyber security leaders from leading organizations, like Zscaler. Topics span technical and non-technical aspects of cyber risk, cybersecurity, privacy, transformational change management, and the evolving role of the CISO as a thought leader and change agent. The podcast covers current risks, what's on horizon, and how CISOs can help deliver business value that lowers risks, flattens the total cost of controls, and reduces security friction on user experience and business velocity.
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