Tom Patterson

Company: Unisys

Job Title: Chief Trust Officer and Vice President of Global Security

Tom Patterson

Tom Patterson is the Unisys Chief Trust Officer and Vice President of the Global Security business. He brings more than 30 years of leading-edge security experience, expertise, and innovation helping commercial and public sector clients tackle some of their most complex security challenges.

Recognized by Trust! Magazine as a 2015 global thought leader on trust, Tom combines his immersion in all facets of security with a dynamic approach and executive experience with government organizations and big-four and other companies to improve businesses around the world. Having served as a CSO (MCC), Partner (Deloitte), Chief eCommerce Strategist (IBM), and founder of a tech start-up backed by the Carlyle Group, Tom thrives on delivering real security value that earns client trust and grows businesses.

Tom’s team defend many of the world’s great enterprises by leading the advanced technical teams needed to identify risks, a full suite of innovative products to address them, and the strategic board/executive advisory services necessary to help prevent them.

As a global thought leader that is accepted by c-suite and in board executives around the world, Tom has lectured on security at Wharton School and Cal Poly, frequently keynotes at corporate and government events, and is a regular guest security analyst for media.

Tom has helped secure projects as diverse as the launches of a space shuttle and aircraft carrier, protected oil rigs, banks and hospitals from terrorists, organized criminals, and foreign intelligence services, as well as protected high profile programs at the United Nations and United Way.