Roota Almeida

Head of Information Security

Delta Dental of NJ

Symposium Roles
Speaker/Panelist 2016
Panels Participated in
Mitigating Cyber Risks in the Growing World of Internet-connected Devices (2016)

Roota Almeida is a dynamic senior IT Executive and CISO responsible for successful implementation of information security, risk and compliance systems and strategies across multiple industries with global operations. Currently, she is the Head of Information Security at Delta Dental of NJ responsible for managing the development and implementation of enterprise-wide information security strategy, policies, risk assessments and controls.

Roota has over 15 years of direct experience in establishing and maintaining global security strategies, architectures, standards, and compliance while driving the necessary cultural changes to affect measurable improvements in the organizations security posture. Recognized as a thought leader in the industry as a Co-Chair, Governing Body Member and a frequent speaker at various information technology summits; she also has various articles and interviews published in security magazines and websites.

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