Jackson Muhirwe, PhD
Company: City and County of San Francisco
Title: Chief Information Security Officer
Dr. Jackson Muhirwe serves as the Interim Chief Information Security Officer for the City and County of San Francisco. As the Citywide CISO, he is charged with understanding the business needs of the City and establishing an information security management program to ensure that information assets are adequately protected. Prior to his appointment as the interim City CISO, Dr. Jackson served the City as the Cybersecurity program manager. In this capacity, he ensured that both technical and non-technical program elements are embedded in the citywide cybersecurity program.
Before joining the City, Dr. Jackson worked in academia leading cybersecurity programs for about 3 years and prior to that he served as the director of information technology for a diplomatic inter-government organization.
Dr. Jackson Muhirwe holds a PhD in Computer Science, CISSP and C|CISO.