General Counsel/Chief Security Officer, ViewpostChristopher Pierson is the EVP, General Counsel and Chief Security Officer at Viewpost, overseeing its cybersecurity and compliance program. Previously, Pierson was the SVP and First Chief Privacy Officer for the Royal Bank of Scotland’s U.S. banking operations, leading its privacy and data protection program. Pierson also served as an attorney for Lewis & Roca, where he established its Cybersecurity Practice and advised on information security and data breaches. He also serves as an appointed member for the DHS Data Privacy and Integrity Advisory Committee and Cybersecurity Subcommittee. He provides advice and guidance to the secretary and chief privacy officer on policy, operational, strategy and technological issues. Pierson is a distinguished fellow of the Ponemon Institute.