ATLANTA, GA (December 2, 2020) – Noopur Davis, Executive Vice President, Chief Product and Information Security Officer of Comcast Cable, has been appointed to serve on the National Technology Security Coalition’s (NTSC) Board of Directors. Representing the communications technology industry, Davis will help influence the strategic direction of the NTSC and join CISOs who represent a broad cross-section of enterprise companies. These CISOs have a vested interest in protecting the security of their customers and employees through policies that improve national cybersecurity standards and awareness.
“Protecting consumers in today’s complex cybersecurity landscape requires more than just outstanding efforts on the part of individual companies,” said Davis. “Effective coordination is essential. The NTSC is a unique organization that brings together CISOs from across different industries to share ideas, discuss important policy priorities, and engage the evolving policy landscape. I am honored to join my peers on the NTSC Board of Directors and help to elevate cybersecurity considerations in national policy discussions.”
Davis is responsible for overseeing the full range of cybersecurity functions for Comcast, including all Comcast products and services delivered to its residential and business customers. Additionally, she serves as SVP, Product and Information Security for Comcast. Davis joined Comcast from Intel, where she served as Vice President, Global Quality, Intel Security Group. Previously, she was a Visiting Scientist and Senior Member of Technical Staff at the Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute and a Principal of management consulting firm Davis Systems, and she has held various leadership and technical positions in Fortune 500 companies such as Chrysler and Intergraph.
A champion of women in technology, she serves on the Advisory Board of Comcast/NBCUniversal TechWomen, has received the WICT/SCTE•ISBE/Cablefax Women in Technology award, and has been included on the Cablefax 100, Cablefax Diversity, Cablefax Most Powerful Women and Top Women in Technology lists multiple times.
“Noopur’s scientific background and tenure at companies such as Comcast, Intel, and Chrysler gives her a wide-ranging, cross-industry background that we desire in many of the NTSC’s board members,” said Patrick Gaul, Executive Director of the NTSC. “In addition, I admire Noopur’s commitment to ensuring that more women enter the field of cybersecurity—an important issue that more CISOs need to champion. Noopur is a leader and innovator in her field, and we are honored to have her join our board of directors. We look forward to adding her energy and input into our efforts of bringing the voice of the CISO to Washington, D.C.”
The NTSC provides a platform for CISOs to advocate for beneficial legislative and regulatory policies. We encourage dialogue about cybersecurity issues, laws, and regulations through advocacy engagement with congressional members, regional CISO policy roundtables, and our National CISO Policy Conference.
Davis joins a prestigious board of CISOs representing leading companies including Aaron’s, Inc., Aflac, Dollar Tree, Eli Lilly and Company, Ellie Mae, Equifax, Globe Life, Hearst, Hewlett Packard Enterprise Services, Huntington Bank, Johnson & Johnson, JPMorgan Chase, Labcorp, Mastercard, McKesson, Microsoft, Motorola Mobility, NCR, Oceaneering, Ohio State University, Sage Group, State Street, Synovus, TaxSlayer, Technology Association of Georgia, TransUnion, Unisys, US Bank, Voya Financial, and Western Digital.
About the National Technology Security Coalition (NTSC)
The National Technology Security Coalition (NTSC) is a non-profit, non-partisan organization that serves as the preeminent advocacy voice for Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) across the nation. Through dialogue, education, and government relations, we unite both public and private sector stakeholders around policies that improve national cybersecurity standards and awareness.
To learn more about joining or underwriting NTSC, visit ntsc.org