Patrick Gaul

Patrick D. Gaul is the Executive Director of the National Technology Security Coalition (NTSC), a non-profit, non-partisan, industry-agnostic organization focused on uniting both public and private sector stakeholders around policies that improve national cybersecurity standards and awareness.

As an industry leader, Patrick is frequently asked to speak about issues related to cybersecurity policies and legislation. Patrick began his career in the information technology industry after serving nine years with the United States Marine Corps.

After spending 26 years with AT&T International and Infonet Services Corporation in assignments across the globe, he returned to the U.S. in late 2003 and has served in leadership roles across multiple industries including web hosting, software quality assurance, customer intelligence and cybersecurity.

In his current role, Patrick focuses on ensuring the voice of the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) is heard on Capitol Hill and leads a coalition of over 80 senior technology security executives including 52 CISOs from Fortune 1000 firms across the nation.
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