Nicholas Barone Joins EisnerAmper Consulting Services Group, Bolstering Cybersecurity Practice
EisnerAmper announced that Nicholas Barone has joined the firm as a Director in their Consulting Services Group.
Based in New York, Nick has a multi-disciplinary investigation and audit background that includes managing responses to numerous data breaches, as well as computer forensics, litigation, e-discovery, IT risk, and vulnerability assessment projects. His career roles and experience span a broad range of industries with a concentration on financial services as well as the retail, health care, education, and oil and gas sectors.
“Cybersecurity is a critical component of today’s risk landscape,” said James Mack, partner-in-charge of EisnerAmper’s Consulting Services Group. “Nick’s background adds real depth to our already strong practice and his contributions will be a key to our plans for meeting increasingly complex client needs.”
Nick has a background in law enforcement and is a nationally recognized forensics expert and former PCI-Qualified Security Assessor whose work has been reported in the national media, periodicals and respected Internet blogs including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Newsweek and Krebs on Security. Nick has also worked with a number of America’s Fortune 500 companies across a range of industries in the related fields of IT risk identification and remediation, IT audit, and penetration testing assignments.