John R Hauser
Cybersecurity and privacy risks have emerged as a primary concern that businesses must incorporate into their growth strategies.

John R Hauser

EY Americas Transaction Support – Cyber Due Diligence Leader

Experienced cyber due diligence advisor. Certified Information Privacy Professional. Former FBI Special Agent. Two-time marathon runner.

Areas of focus Digital Private equity
Office Tysons, US

John’s career comprises nearly 20 years of public service and private sector experience. At EY, he heads innovative, market-leading cyber due diligence practices, which help clients navigate the heightened technology and legal cyber risks posed by transactions.

Prior to joining EY, John worked as a Special Agent with the FBI and as an Assistant United States Attorney. He has extensive experience investigating and prosecuting complex, high-profile cases, including international cyber crime rings and nation-state hackers who stole trade secrets from US corporations. Among other accolades, he has received two FBI Director’s Awards and recognition from EY for evolving the transaction practices to meet a disruptive market.

John holds five cyber and privacy certifications, including CIPP-E, CIPP-US, CIPP-G, GISP and GIAC. He is a cum laude graduate of the University of Minnesota Law School where he earned his JD, and a cum laude graduate of the University of Illinois where he earned a BA in Political Science and History.

How John is building a better working world

“As a cyber due diligence leader of transactions, I build a better working world by helping protect companies’ cybersecurity and data privacy. Being a seasoned Certified Information Privacy Professional and former FBI agent, I am committed to deploying leading practices that help our clients navigate complexity and grow their businesses.”

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