Governance & Risk Management , Standards, Regulations & Compliance , Training & Security Leadership

Profiles in Leadership: Darrell Bateman

CISO Explains Why Governance and Compliance Are Critical to His Job
Darrell Bateman, CISO, City Bank Texas

Darrell Bateman, the CISO of City Bank Texas, explains why governance and compliance issues are critical for security leaders in the banking industry and how success can help cement a CISO's relations with the board of directors.

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In a video interview with Information Security Media Group as part of the CyberEdBoard's ongoing Profiles in Leadership series, Bateman discusses:

  • His current roles and responsibilities at City Bank Texas;
  • The importance of keeping up with emerging threats;
  • The advice he would give to his younger self.

Bateman is the senior vice president and CISO at City Bank, a $3 billion retail community bank based in Lubbock, Texas. He was formerly the information security officer and assistant vice president for information technology at Texas Tech University. He is a Texas Tech University Whitacre College of Engineering Distinguished Engineer.

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About the Author

Scott Ferguson

Scott Ferguson

Former Managing Editor, GovInfoSecurity, ISMG

Ferguson was the managing editor for the media website at Information Security Media Group. Before joining ISMG, he was editor-in-chief at eWEEK and director of audience development for InformationWeek. He's also written and edited for Light Reading, Security Now, Enterprise Cloud News, TU-Automotive, Dice Insights and

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