William Wade

Chief Information Security Officer, City of Atlanta

William Wade has more than 30 years of experience delivering information security and IT risk management services. Wade currently serves as the CISO to the City of Atlanta, which he joined in February 2019, as the city continued to recover from a ransomware attack. Prior to that, he served as Director, Information Security Officer for the Americas at Verifone. He has also held top cybersecurity leadership roles at Travelport and Worldspan. Wade has special expertise in leadership at strategic, tactical and operational levels and aligning information security and IT risk management to business requirements.