Virtustream, VP and Chief Security Officer

Matthew McCormack is Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer at Virtustream, the cloud business of Dell Technologies, where he helps Fortune 100 and large public sector organizations deploy secure cloud infrastructures and applications. A 20-year industry veteran, McCormack joined RSA as their Chief Technology Officer before moving up to EMC in 2015 as the Chief Security Officer. In 2016 EMC and Dell completed the largest technology merger in history bringing together the strengths of two great companies.

McCormack joined private sector after a 17-year career in the Federal Government and the United States Navy. During his service he was the Chief Information Security Officer for the Defense Intelligence Agency, the Director, Cybersecurity Operations at the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), as well as the Director, Security Engineering and the Chief Security Architect for the IRS.

McCormack was a Cryptologic Officer in the Unites States Navy and is a combat veteran of both Iraq and Afghanistan. He earned a Bachelor’s degree and Master’s degree in Industrial Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) and an MBA in Finance from the University of West Florida. He currently maintains Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (CSSLP), ITIL V3.0 and CMMI certifications.