Alexander Rau

Partner, Advisory Services - Cyber Security


Alexander Rau is a Partner in KPMG’s Technology Risk Consulting (TRC) Advisory Practice focusing on Cyber Security and Cyber Incident Response. Alexander is responsible for leading KPMG’s Cyber Response Practice providing cyber security services to support and enable clients to better respond to cyber incidents before, during and after a cyber breach.

With over 20+ years of experience in Cyber Security, IT and Privacy, Alexander has provided leadership to a number of multinational organizations, leading and delivering incident response and strategic cyber security engagements, practice leadership, and business development. His roles have included cyber security evangelism, conducting media interviews, keynote speaker and panelist engagements. Throughout his career Alexander has leveraged his business and cyber security background to advise public sector and private enterprise clients on next generation cyber security threat prevention technologies, methodologies and resiliency concepts. Combining his knowledge and professional experiences in IT and cyber security management, consulting and strategy, with his finance and economics background, he brings unique professional qualifications, experience, and perspectives to his clients, addressing the ever-changing security landscape and its impacts on organizations.


wednesday – 02:20pm Secure & Protect

Time Icon 20 mins

Location Icon St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts - Jane Mallett Theatre

Challenges in Cybersecurity Tech Adoption: Resources, Procurement Hurdles, Understanding of Technology

In an increasingly digital world, the importance of cybersecurity has never been more critical. Yet, the adoption of cutting-edge cybersecurity technology comes with its own set of challenges. Join us for a comprehensive panel discussion that addresses the complexities organizations face when integrating cybersecurity solutions into their operations.