Jay Leek

New York, NY

Jay Leek, CISM, CISA, CISSP is the CISO for Blackstone. He oversees the Blackstone Portfolio Company Information Risk & Security Community.

Prior to joining Blackstone, Jay established, built, and headed up global information risk and security programs for Equifax and Nokia. Over the past 20 years, Jay has also worked as a product manager for information security vendors as well as a consultant to numerous telecom companies, government agencies, and financial institutions, assisting them with business development, strategic planning, and architectural design required to meet their information risk and security objectives. He also acts as an industry advisor for information security organizations and government agencies.

He currently serves as a Board Director for Optiv Security, RedOwl Analytics and the NY Metro ISSA Chapter, Board Observer for Cylance and Phantom Cyber and on the Advisory Board for iSIGHT Partners and Risk IO.