Jane Lute


Practical Cybersecurity Advice for the Treasury & Finance World

With so many technology changes, people everywhere are wondering how to stay safe and stay one step ahead of hackers and cybercriminals. Former Deputy Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security and former CEO of the Center for Internet Security, Jane Lute shares her insights on how secure our companies really are. From payment systems to email scams she shares strategies treasury and finance professionals can employ to ensure they are protecting their organizations from a potential breach.


Jane Lute

President & CEO, SICPA North America
Former Deputy Secretary, Department of Homeland Security

Ms. Jane Holl Lute is the President and CEO of SICPA North America, a company that specializes in providing solutions to protect the integrity and value of products, processes, and documents. Lute also serves as Special Advisor to the Secretary-General of the United Nations, where she has held several positions in peacekeeping and peace building. Previously, Lute served as Deputy Secretary for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security from 2009-2013. She also served as Chief Executive Officer of the Center for Internet Security (CIS), an operating not-for-profit organization and home of the Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center (MS-ISAC) providing cybersecurity services for state, local, tribal and territorial governments. Lute is a member of several international commissions focused on cybersecurity and the future of the Internet. She began her distinguished career in the United States Army and served on the National Security Council staff under both Presidents George H.W. Bush and William Jefferson Clinton. Lute holds a Ph.D. in political science from Stanford University and a J.D. from Georgetown University. She is a member of the Virginia bar.