Advisory Board

John O’Donnell – GTO COO – Risk Analytics, Deutsche Bank

Mr. O’Donnell currently serves as the Director of Risk Analytics for Deutsche Bank. He has over 25 years of information risk management experience in the financial services industry in a variety of regional and global roles at Coopers & Lybrand, CS First Boston, Salomon Brothers and Deutsche Bank. Mr. O’Donnell is the primary IT Infrastructure liaison with regulators and internal and external audit.


Paul de Graaff – Head of Security and Compliance, Weight Watchers

Paul De Graaff is responsible for directing Vanguard’s strategies for helping enterprises secure their critical infrastructures. Prior to joining Vanguard, de Graaff was global information security officer for American International Group. Before AIG, de Graaff was corporate information security officer at Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation and held information security consulting and management positions at IBM and UNISYS in the United States, and at IBM, ING and ABN/AMRO in Europe.
De Graaff was awarded the Top 100 IT Leadership Award in 2006 by Computerworld Magazine. He has served as a trusted advisor to key security companies such as Symantec, McAfee and RSA and is an advisory board member for several startup companies in the security, mobile payment and crowdsourcing markets.


Gary Eppinger – Vice President, Enterprise Security and Risk Management, SuperValu Foods, Inc.

In his current role, Mr. Eppinger provides vision and leadership for IT process compliance and security initiatives. He directs the integration of the Global Information Security Policy with the implementation of enterprise IT systems and business operations, including retail and distribution centers. His experience includes enterprise information security, auditing, disaster recovery programs, risk management and IT controls and processes. In addition, Mr. Eppinger has significant experience leading complex, global change management programs at several fortune 100 companies.


Louis Rosenthal – Principal, Rosenthal Advisors LLC

Louis formed Rosenthal Advisors after leaving Bank of America. Mr. Rosenthal was the executive responsible for National Banking Center Operations, providing operational and service fulfillment support for all customer segments that utilized the Banking Center and ATM channels. Mr. Rosenthal’s career in financial services began in 1979 at The Bank of New York. He has held leadership positions in residential mortgage lending, commercial real estate banking, consumer banking, strategic planning and operations and technology.