David C. Svec , MBA '05

As Managing Principal and Co-Founder of Veris Group, LLC, David Svec is active in strategic planning, management, and strategy execution. Prior to forming Veris Group, David spent several years as a risk management consultant and subject matter expert with Booz Allen Hamilton where he led and managed client engagements and teams of cybersecurity professionals who advised clients on information assurance, security, privacy, and business continuity issues. During his period of service at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy’s International Affairs and National Security Division, David performed analysis of federal critical infrastructure protection and information assurance research and development programs and budgets. In addition to his risk management and cybersecurity consulting experience, David has over 18 years of proven sales, marketing, and management experience.

A certified Project Management Professional (PMP), David also holds the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified in Risk & Information Systems Control (CRISC), Certificate of Cloud Security Knowledge (CCSK), and Certified Business Continuity Professional (CBCP) certifications. He has earned a master of business administration (MBA) from the Johns Hopkins University, and he holds a master of public and international affairs/international security (MPIA) from the University of Pittsburgh and a bachelor of arts in international studies/political science from Towson University.