Yumi Nishiyama is an information security and cyber risk leader who helps organizations advance their data management practices, better protect digital assets, and create solution offerings around leading edge technologies. With over 20 years of industry, management consulting, and technology channel experience focused on global C-level technical engagements, she has experience building solutions across diverse regulatory landscapes as well as in varying stages of the business cycle. At Exabeam, Yumi is the Senior Director of Global System Integrators and built a multi-million dollar partner channel. She is also a leader in the company’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion initiative.
25 WOMEN IN CYBER
Cyberattacks are the number one business risk in most of the world, according to a 2022 study from the World Economic Forum. Not all cyber threats are alike, and diverse problems require diverse solutions. Yet, the cyber industry is predominantly led by men. How can we solve this significant threat to the business world with only half of the population? Fortunately, the women who make up that percentage are some of the fiercest in the greater technology industry. In this series, The Female Quotient and Deloitte are putting a spotlight on 25 women at the forefront of the cyber revolution, amplifying their career advice and sharing their insights on how the industry will evolve in the future. Their stories are proof that behind every functioning society is a woman in cyber.