DANIEL J. DESKO
CISA, CISSP, CTPRP
Dan is responsible for managing and leading a team of IT audit, security and risk professionals with diverse experience and skill sets for a wide range of clients across multiple industries. Dan is also responsible for project delivery, management and overall quality control. Dan currently serves numerous public and privately held firms in various capacities, covering a wide range of IT platforms and systems. Prior to Dan’s career in audit and security, he worked in the technology departmentsof a Fortune 150 manufacturer and a Fortune 50 healthcare insurance provider.
Dan has experience providing internal audit co/outsourcing and security consulting services across various industries. Services that Dan has provided include Sarbanes-Oxley 404 control design and testing, SOC1, 2 & 3 including SOC 2+ control design/testing/report development, vendor risk management consulting (SIG, AUP and VRMMM), general computer control development and testing, IT risk assessment/analysis, information security program development, network security assessments, internal and external network penetration assessments, information systems general control reviews, information security and privacy assessments (GLBA, HIPAA, ISO 27001, FFIEC Cybersecurity, NIST, and GDPR), PCIDSS compliance services, data analysis, business continuity and disaster recovery plan development and testing.
Dan is a seasoned and recognized presenter, speaker, and trainer on IT audit, risk, cybersecurity and other emerging technology risk topics. Dan has presented at numerous local and national ISACA and IIA conferences and has significant experience in providing IT audit, risk an cybersecurity updates to Boards and Audit Committees.
MBA – Information Technology and Finance, University of Pittsburgh
B.S.B.A – Information Technology, Duquesne University
CISA, CISSP, CTPRP
Professional & Community Involvement
- Outgoing President—Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) Pittsburgh
- Member—The Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA)
- Member—Committee Member—Shared Assessments Group, AUP Committee
- Audit Committee Member—Pressley Ridge Foundation
- Member—Duquesne University Accounting Advisory Board
- Volunteer—The First Tee of Pittsburgh