Corporate Information Security Roundtable

Mick Kohler

Director of Global Information Security

Mick joined Sysco Corporation in 1998 as a Corporate IT Business Analyst, working directly with executive leaders at individual operating companies to guide them through their Y2K transitions.  Later taking Sysco from NT4.0 to Active Directory, Exchange to Office365, physical proxies to cloud based web protection, and McAfee to Cylance; he now owns Identity Management, Global Information Security, two Cyber Scrum teams and established the first Global Security Operation Center at Sysco.  A passionate DevSecOps evangelist and ethical hacker, Mick strongly believes in developing in-house AppSec and Offensive Security programs to motivate teams and inspire innovative ideas to defend against today’s state of cyberwarfare.