In light of multiple operational failings across industries in the recent times, organizations are beginning to increase focus on operational resilience to prepare for future disruptions. An enterprise needs to be able to absorb and adapt to shocks in the face of a threat, and ensure disruptions don’t incapacitate the company. Operational resilience for any organization requires a strong business governance, efficient processes, risk-aware employees, and robust technology.
During this session, experts will discuss how organizations can withstand future external shocks with an effective operational resilience program. Key session highlights include:
Throughout his 30-year career, Mr. Fucito has been a leader in the Resiliency and Crisis Management space for some of the world’s most influential financial institutions including BNP Paribas, J.P. Morgan Chase, and Fannie Mae.
He specializes in building and maturing robust Resiliency and Crisis Management programs and has led several crisis response and recovery efforts following major disasters globally. Some of the most notable include 9/11, the 2003 northeast blackout, the NYC MTA Strike in 2005, the 2011 earthquake in Japan, Super Storm Sandy in 2012 and violent protests in India in 2016. He is currently engaged in his 4th and most challenging crisis, the COVID global pandemic.
The cornerstone of his career has been a passion for making a difference for those in need both on and off the job. In partnership with Ready New York and the New York City Office of Emergency Management, he created the first Corporate Volunteer Emergency Response Team in New York City and funded the training of a separate Community Emergency Response Team. In addition, he led and actively participated in an intense four-month rebuild effort in New Orleans following Hurricane Katrina to bring fire stations, a school and single family homes back into working order for the community. He also collaborated with the owner of Continuity Insights to establish an annual post-conference community service workshop called Continuity Cares. He actively speaks at conferences across the country to help further the knowledge of continuity professionals. He has also served as the NYC Chapter Chair and Vice Chair on the Executive Board of the Contingency Planning Exchange, is a member of the Business Resiliency and General Threats Committees for the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association. He has also volunteered with World Cares Center to support their mission of educating and empowering ready responders following disasters and was recently honored by World Cares Center with the “Ready Responder” Lifetime of Leadership Award.
Highly accomplished risk management professional with 15 years of progressive experience in various innovation and change focused roles. Proven ability to strategize and execute on critical deliverables by combining technical skills and business knowledge to produce tangible results. Able to collaborate and work cross-functionally in order to maximize output. Proven communicator at all levels in large financial services organizations.
Mr. Kumar is a thought leader in the Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC), and CRM domains. He has over 8 years of experience in building path breaking enterprise software in these areas. Mr. Kumar helps drive the product strategy for operational risk management and business continuity management from a product management point of view at MetricStream - The one stop place for any GRC solution. He has helped small to medium to large enterprises across industries and geographies with their operational risk management and business continuity management programs and technology implementations.
Ms. Delmar is the Vice President of GRC Solutions at MetricStream and is focused on the company's GRC market leadership. She has over 30 years of experience in Information Technology and Management, with a focus on Governance, Risk and Compliance over the past 10 years. Ms. Delmar is responsible for MetricStream's Customer Program for over 300 companies world-wide and drives MetricStream's GRC Journey Program which provides expertise in helping companies implement strategies and programs for governance, risk and compliance (GRC) solutions that add strategic value while delivering dramatic cost savings. Ms. Delmar has led start-ups and business units within system integration and outsourcing companies, and provided advisory services to F1000 on the implementation of GRC programs. She holds a B.Sc. (Honors) in Mathematics and Computer Science and an M.B.A. from Dalhousie University in Canada. She is also a Certified Management Consultant (CMC), Certified in Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT), and a Certified Information Security Manager (CISM).