Nina V.


690 dollar

My experience

ConfidentialMay 2019 - Present


Self-EmployedMay 2017 - Present

Consulting as Global Lead IT Auditor.
Served as subject matter expert and external consultant for Security Operations and GDPR 3 year roadmaps.
Performed as Keynote Speaker at summits for CIOs, CISOs and business boards.
GRC, Risk Management, Security Management, Protection Officer, DPO

LegrandNovember 2018 - Present


Volkswagen Group FranceJanuary 2014 - January 2017

Served as Local CTO hired as Head of Infrastructure.
Served as Interim CISO and LIRO.
Developed and adopted Infrastructure Roadmap and Security Programs, developed disaster recovery plans and drove internal risk audits.
Managed up to 14 direct reports and facilitated Service Desk &  Desktop Services, Infrastructure, Network, Hosting Serices (SAP, Mainframe, Datacenters), Telephony, Operational Security and Risk Management Activities. Served as member of various Global Teams for Operations & Security.
Training received: Digitalization, GDPR, Agile Project Management, BigData, Risk Management (LIRO & GRC), ESCM, CISO (Certified VW), AI.

IpsenJanuary 2012 - January 2013

CTO, Global Infrastructure & Operations Director
Oversaw 169 Global staff and 149 staff in France, 7 direct reports.
Managed Global Infrastructure, End User Services, DBA team.

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLPJanuary 2009 - January 2011

Managed day to day functioning, stability, and performance of European Data Center for all Netapp, HP, Dell and EMC servers for local IT and telephony, systems included Nortel, Cisco, Rightfax, Exchange 2010/2003, VMware, Interwoven, BackupExec, Avamar, Citrix, and BlueSafe.
Created and maintained budgets, oversaw procurements, and led financial planning and forecasting.
Managed internal team of 9 staff, liaised between team members, outsourcers, suppliers, and maintenance.
Served as Project Manager for datacenter physical migration.

SalansJanuary 2007 - January 2008

Served as Global Project Manager for Lawfirm with global desktop deployment including messaging and document management upgrade.

Sullivan & Cromwell LLPJanuary 2006 - January 2007

Recruited new IT manager and facilitated the transition for European support.
Managed IT and telephony services during recruitment of future IT Manager.

Clifford ChanceJune 2000 - October 2006

Served as European Support Manager for Continental Europe (+2300 users).
Acted as Regional Service Owner for Document Management and regional representative for Service Management and Security, championed process and informational integrity across Europe.

Coudert BrothersJanuary 1995 - January 2000

My stack

IT Infrastructure

Data Center, Cybersecurity, VMware, Virtualization, Active Directory, Cisco Switches/Routers, Cloud Computing, Security, Mainframe, Information Security

Analysis methods and tools



Security Roadmaps, Compliance & Regulatory Change, Ethical Hacking & Pentesting, Fraud Analysis & Detection, Business Assessment, Continuous Improvement, French, Audit, Disaster Recovery, Agile Project Management, Russian, GRC, Network Appliance, Microsoft Exchange Server, Microsoft Exchange 2003, Microsoft Exchange 2010, risk assessment, Change Management, Citrix Winframe, Ukrainian, Vendor Management, DLP, Information Technology, IT Management, GDPR, Nortel, Budgets & Budgeting, Infrastructure, Ethical Hacking, Computer Audit, IT Service Management, Business Continuity, IT Audit, Data protection, Security Analysis, Security Operations, Identity & Access Management (IAM), Physical Security, IT Operations, Consultancy, Fraud Investigations, IT Security Assessments, Disastor Recovery, General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), Business Assessments, Security Strategy


Data Privacy - GDPR




Team management, IT Strategy, Cryptography, Research, ITIL, Consulting, Project Management, Problem Solving, Risk management

Big Data

Big Data



My education and trainings

Russian Studies - Leningrad State University

Bachelor's Degree - Mount Holyoke College