How to get your foot in the door in the cybersecurity industry | Lisel Newton, Senior Director | Risk and Compliance
In this episode of CISO Insiders, we welcome Lisel Newton, Senior Director, Information Security, Risk and Compliance at Gossamer Bio, for an exciting and eye-level conversation about her journey into cybersecurity, advice for young cybersecurity professionals just starting out, and how the industry will evolve in 2022 and beyond.
00.00 Podcast trailer
00.35 Guest Introduction and professional journey
04:30 One thing I wish I knew before I started journey into Cybersecurity
06:30 Biggest failure and the learning that came with it.
08:44 Tips on how to priorities your tasks and projects
09:30 Biggest accomplishment
10:05 Starting off career in cybersec advice on getting started
14:04 Thoughts on IT and infosec partnership & functions
16:18 What helped you the most in building your cybersecurity career
18:20 Debunking one common myth about the cybersecurity
20:00 On the role & responsibilities of the CISO
24:22 What sort of skillsets that CISOs now a days should have.
27:35 How would the role of CISO would look like in future
32:47 Change in cybersecurity budget planning post covid
33:59 What is innovation in cybersecurity?
35:30 Some great tips or vendors.
37:34 Influencers that you look up to
39:50 If money was not a question, what would you do?
40:56 Final advice on asking for help & mentorship.
Connect with Ben Ben-Aderet: https://www.linkedin.com/in/benbenaderet/
Connect with Lisel Newton: https://www.linkedin.com/in/liselnewton/