Brandon Swafford

Brandon Swafford

Senior Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer

Brandon is a security and technology executive with more than a decade of experience in e-discovery, counterintelligence, and financial-services security. He is currently the senior vice president, chief information security officer for Webster Bank and owns the following core information-security responsibilities: policy, risk management, governance, resilience, operations, and architecture.

Brandon served as the chief technology officer for insider threat at Forcepoint, a global security software and services company specializing in data loss prevention and insider threat. He has worked closely with large financial and major manufacturing customers and partners across 18 different countries as a cybersecurity and technology consultant and has carried responsibility for security technology, insider threat engineering, and electronic data discovery and forensics.

Brandon is a recipient of the Director of National Intelligence Distinguished Team Award and has served on several national-level steering committees related to technology and security. He holds a BA in Legal Communication, CompTIA Security+ certification, and has been granted a patent related to behavioral analysis and blockchains.