Mark D. Rasch
Most recently, Mr. Rasch was the Director of Privacy and Security Consulting at CSC, where he was responsible for incident response, forensic investigations and acting as “Chief Privacy Officer” for clients. Prior to that, he was president and co-founder of Secure IT Experts, an information security and privacy consulting company. Before that, he held managing director and senior vice president positions at various consulting firms.
Earlier in his career, Mr. Rasch was with the U.S. Department of Justice where he led the department’s efforts to investigate and prosecute cyber and high-technology crime and founded the computer crime unit within the Criminal Division’s Fraud Section, which eventually led to the creation of the Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section (CCIPS) of the Criminal Division.
Mr. Rasch is the author of numerous security- and privacy-related articles and is frequently quoted in both main stream and trade press on privacy and cybersecurity issues. He teaches Cybersecurity Law at the University of Maryland and is a frequent lecturer on the impact of new technologies on privacy and security.
He earned his juris doctor degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law and a bachelor’s degree in political science from the State University of New York at Albany.