Bob R. Sydow
Building value by using emerging technologies demands a thoughtful balance. A focus on preventing cyber threats can impact digital innovation efforts, which can be a challenge in competitive market.

Bob R. Sydow

EY Americas Cybersecurity Leader

Thoughtful leader in technology and data protection. Trusted cybersecurity advisor.

As leader of EY Americas Cybersecurity, Bob has played an instrumental role in rebuilding EY Information Technology services. Under his guidance, it has grown from 100 consultants to thousands. Bob oversaw 40 percent growth in his first year alone.

With more than 35 years of experience assisting clients with addressing the risk and improving the performance of their technology assets, Bob’s leadership responsibilities include the management and operation of EY Cybersecurity services.

Bob has consulted with major corporate clients in the use of advanced technologies for business applications and has helped direct all phases of systems development, software package implementation and integration projects from requirements analysis, design, development and implementation support.

Bob earned an MBA and a bachelor’s degree in Marketing from The University of Memphis.

How Bob is building a better working world

Bob leads EY Cybersecurity services teams committed to providing value-driven outcomes for clients as we work together to build a better working world. This means solving big, complex industry issues and capitalizing on opportunities to help provide outcomes that grow, optimize and protect EY clients' businesses. This includes providing technology advisory risk services to information intensive and regulated industries, as well as the assessment, testing and improvement of an organization’s information applications, processes, structure and technologies.

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