Director of Industrial Cybersecurity
John Cusimano is an industrial control system cyber security and functional safety expert with more than twenty-five years of experience and has performed countless control system cybersecurity vulnerability and cyber risk assessments in the Oil & Gas, Pipeline, Chemical, Water/Wastewater, Pharmaceutical and Power industries per NIST, ISA/IEC 62443 and NERC CIP standards. He has also overseen and participated in the security testing and certification of several control and safety systems.
A leader in the development of ICS cybersecurity standards and best practices, John is the chair of International Society of Automation (ISA) 99 WG4 TG3 subcommittee that has developed the recently approved ISA 62443-3-2 entitled “Security Risk Assessment and System Design”. He was instrumental in the development of the ISASecure certification scheme. John is also the lead course developer and instructor for the entire suite of industrial cybersecurity courses offered by the ISA.