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About the company

Stridium Cybersecurity Advisors was founded in 2016 by seasoned cybersecurity and privacy practitioners to provide cybersecurity consulting services to small and medium businesses with a focus on the senior decision makers in these organizations – the C-level Executives, Board of Director members and Owners. 

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What We do

We offer advice and solutions in a wide range of cybersecurity and privacy areas including strategic program development, security risk assessments, virtual CISO and training capabilities, compliance efforts, vendor risk requirements, incident response preparations, forensic services, data and user security and more.  

OuR Team

Michael Gabriel Managing Partner

Michael Gabriel is a veteran of the financial industry, Michael draws upon 20+ years of information security experience, including building an award-winning security program as CISO of a Fortune 1000 organization.

Michael developed and led a Data Protection practice for a global information security services firm, leading dozens of information security consulting engagements across industry sectors, from Fortune 500 organizations to mid-tier and smaller firms. He has consulted on policy and process development, data protection, governance, risk and compliance, risk assessment, security controls testing and other areas.

Joseph Gabriel
Sr. Project Manager

Joseph Gabriel has over 30 year’s experience in the areas of program and project management analysis process definition and improvement, and system and database design.

Joseph has successfully managed dozens of projects from conception through production in a variety of settings, including “from scratch” systems development, third party product customization, implementation and system conversion. He is particularly adept at manage large and complex assignments, analyzing and decomposing them into logical, manageable chunks.

Tony Higgins
Sr. Compliance Analyst

Tony Higgins leads Stridium’s compliance and assurance capability.  Tony is a highly skilled consultant, practitioner and leader with more than 30 years of experience in assessments, and the design and implementation of business solutions.

Tony has led large and small teams in security architecture,  technology architecture, audit and compliance, risk management, governance, security, privacy, strategic planning and more.