The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) has announced the selection of Nashira Spencer as its new Chief Security Officer (CSO), effective today. Spencer will report to Tim Cuddihy, DTCC’s Group Chief Risk Officer.
According to DTCC, Spencer brings 20 years of expertise in security management, including serving the last 6 years as Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) and, most recently, Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at Anywhere Real Estate (formerly Realogy), a provider of U.S. residential real estate services. A
Prior to Anywhere Real Estate, Spencer served as Executive Director of Privacy and Information Security at Time Warner.
Cuddihy commented that they are looking forward to Spencer building upon their progress in advancing their security strategy and enhancing capabilities to further protect the organization and strengthen operational resilience.
Spencer commented on the appointment:
“I’m excited to join DTCC and have the opportunity to apply my experience and leadership in an organization that plays such a critical role in the global marketplace. I look forward to partnering with my new colleagues, as well as our clients, industry associations and the public sector, to further enhance the firm’s resilience and protect the financial industry and the investing public from a wide range of information, cyber and other security risks.”