2023 Pinnacle Award
CEO EMC Advisors &
former Chief Security & Risk Officer DHS
CEO EMC Advisors, Board Director, former Chief Security & Risk Officer DHS, MS Cloud and CSO Cisco Global Value Chain
Edna Conway CEO, EMC Advisors, provides board and advisory services to enterprises and governments globally on technology, security, risk management and supply chain resilience. She served as Chief Security & Risk Officer for Microsoft’s cloud infrastructure. Prior to Microsoft, Edna was Chief Security Officer of Cisco’s Global Value Chain. Edna is recognized domestically (Presidential Commissions) and globally (NATO), was appointed to the Executive Committee of the US DHS Task Force on ICT Supply Chain Risk Management and serves on the DHS Critical Manufacturing Sector Coordinating Council Executive Committee. Her leadership acknowledgement includes membership in Fortune’s Most Powerful Women community, 2021 Executive Women’s Forum Executive of the Year, 2021 ISSA Hall of Fame inductee, 2021 Top Cybersecurity Leader (Security Magazine), 2022 CSO 50 Award winner and 2023 Top 25 Woman in Technology (Mission Critical).