Bill Burns

Chief Trust Officer, Informatica

Bill Burns is CISO at Informatica. Previously he worked at Scale Venture Partners to define their information security investment strategy. As Director of InfoSec at Netflix, Burns’s teams helped transition their corporate and production systems to be all-cloud and supported Netflix’s international expansion. Burns’s teams designed and ran virtualized PCI infrastructure before “virtualization” was a word in PCI-DSS, developed Amazon’s CloudHSM to protect sensitive keys in IaaS, and deployed one of the largest hybrid cloud WAF networks. Burns has been granted two computer security patents. He graduated from Michigan Technological University with electrical engineering and business degrees.