Charlie Allen

Charlie Allen

CIPP/E, InfoSec Consulting Manager


company overview

OneTrust is the #1 fastest-growing company on Inc. 500 and the category-defining enterprise platform to operationalize trust. More than 9,000 customers, including half of the Fortune 500, use OneTrust to make trust a competitive differentiator, implementing central agile workflows across privacy, security, data governance, GRC, third-party risk, ethics and compliance, and ESG programs.


Charlie Allen serves as an InfoSec Consulting Manager for OneTrust VendorpediaTM– a purpose-built software designed to operationalise third-party risk management. In his role, Charlie advises companies throughout their third-party risk management implementations to help meet requirements relating to relevant standards, frameworks, and laws (e.g. ISO, NIST, SIG, GDPR and CCPA). Charlie works with clients to centralise their third-party information across business units, assess risks and performance, and monitor threats throughout the entire third-party relationship, from onboarding to offboarding.

Speech Topic & Synopses
Engaging Your Lines of Business for Information Security Initiatives  

Security cannot be done in a silo. The extent and nature of data shared across lines of business both internally and externally fuels system and organizational vulnerabilities. GRC must transcend the traditional lines of defense, specifically risk managers and audit professionals. What can businesses do to better align key stakeholders? How can businesses incorporate Security by Design process and practices and where can technology support with structured data sets and automation?  In this webinar we’ll discuss roles and responsibilities of effective risk management practices.


Key Takeaways:  

  • Aligning organizational goals, and department objectives to translate risk into business impacts.
  • Automating GRC touchpoints into your line of business functions
  • Integrating Audit to document and support continuous improvement initiatives