The Business of Cybersecurity



The Business of Cybersecurity

Instructor: Joyce Shen

  • Format

    Course - Online

  • Level


  • Duration

    2h 30m

This module covers mitigation of losses considerations, such as technology products, insurance, and outsourcing.

Learning outcomes

  • Identify considerations in mitigating losses from cyberattacks and breaches.
  • Recognize the operational implications of cybersecurity.
  • Recognize the financial implications of cybersecurity and of not managing cybersecurity risks.

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Product information


Think strategically about cybersecurity. Know what services and products are available to improve your cyber resilience.

What should you consider as you operationalize cybersecurity?

Cybersecurity risk management is complex. There are operational and financial considerations in managing this risk. Fortunately, a number of products and services are available to help. Find out what they are and how you can use them to strengthen your organization’s or client’s cybersecurity risk management program.

What is your role?

You can help clients and organizations by making valuable recommendations on products and services that they can use within their cybersecurity risk management programs. As part of this, you need to be able to speak intelligently about the operational and financial implications of cybersecurity as you communicate with clients and collaborate within your organization.

How can this course help?

This module covers mitigation of losses considerations, such as technology products, insurance, and outsourcing.

It also covers the operational and financial implications of cybersecurity.

This knowledge is indispensable as cybersecurity becomes more prevalent, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Who should take this course?

  • Finance professionals
  • CFOs and business managers
  • Controllers and internal auditors
  • Management and public accountants

Professional development

This Course - Online offers 2.5 hours of CPE credit.
Note on CPE Requirements and Credits
All learning resources available in the CGMA Store qualify for CPD for CIMA members.

Programme level:Basic
Duration:2h 30m
Format:Course - Online
Access:This is a digital product. You will have access to the content for a year after purchase date.

Return and refund policy

£49.00 (CIMA members only)


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  • Joyce Shen

    Joyce Shen is a recognized executive and thought leader in business, innovation, and technology with deep operating and investing experience. She is also a published author, frequent speaker, and advisor on emerging technologies, new product innovation, and corporate strategy. Her most recent book is From Talking to Doing: A Short Guide to Corporate Innovation Success. Joyce is currently the investment director and operating partner at Tenfore Holdings where she leads enterprise software, big data, and fintech investments. Outside Tenfore, Joyce is an adjunct faculty of data science at UC Berkeley where she teaches application of machine learning and AI in product development and innovation. Previously, Joyce was the global managing director of emerging technologies and venture investments in the CTO office at Thomson Reuters where she built and led global emerging technology group and the corporate venture fund. During her tenure, she led new technology strategy and product innovations in fintech, IoT, and emerging data solutions, established the global blockchain program, and made eleven early-stage strategic investments in big data and AI, digital identity, blockchain, and alternative data. Prior to Thomson Reuters, Joyce was the founding global CFO of IBM Cloud Platform and managed $1B P&L. She also spent several years in IBM Corporate Development leading acquisitions and divestitures exceeding $6B in total transaction value. Joyce received her undergraduate and masters degrees from the University of Chicago.


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