Nick Ritter

Vice President, Product and Industrial Security, General Electric

Nick Ritter is the leader for Product and Industrial Security teams within GE. He is responsible for cybersecurity of GE products, the commercial cybersecurity portfolio, security assessments, supply chain security, manufacturing security, application security, secure development tools and attack simulation teams (Red Team). Ritter is also a Key Risk Advisor to GE’s global CISO. He has almost 20 years enterprise and industrial security experience. Prior to joining GE, Ritter spend two years at a large financial institution as head of cyber-defense and fraud. Immediately prior to that he spent 14 years at a global industrial conglomerate. As one of the three Global CISOs Ritter originated the centralized cyber-defense program and helped establish the commercial OT security practice.