Christopher Gerg serves dual roles for Datica. As both its Chief Technology Officer & Chief Security Officer, he leads the entire engineering and security team.
With more than 15 years of information security experience, Gerg most recently served as CEO and Principal Consultant at Gauntlet Consulting, LLC. Prior to that, HealthGrades tapped Gerg as its Chief Information Security Officer and VP of Infrastructure & Engineering. He has experience in the hosting, managed security services, e-commerce, healthcare, financial, and payment card industries and has worked as a Systems Administrator, Network Engineer, Penetration Tester, Information Security Architect, VP of Information Technology, Director and Chief Information Security Officer. Gerg was a past member of the Network Security Team for the 2000 Republican National Convention and is also an author of the O’Reilley Media book “Managing Network Security with Snort and IDS Tools.”
While an expert in the theoretical aspects of information security best practice, he is also experienced in the practical aspects of building a secure technical environment – and working with the boardroom to promote executive understanding and support.