Patrick Sullivan is the Head of Security Operations in Refinitiv’s Cyber and Information Security Organization. Refinitiv serves more than 40,000 institutions in approximately 190 countries and provides information, insights and technology that drive innovation and performance in global financial markets. At Refinitiv, Patrick leads the Cyber Threat Intelligence, Threat Detection Operations, Threat & Vulnerability Management, Data Loss Prevention, Security Monitoring, Incident Response, Digital Forensics, Security Platform Support and Offensive Security Operations teams.

Before joining Refinitiv (formerly Thomson Reuters) in 2017, Patrick was Senior Director of Security Strategy and Risk for Comcast Corporation. Before joining Comcast, Patrick spent 11 years with GE, progressing through a variety of senior Information Technology and Cyber Security roles across GE’s Capital, Energy and Oil and Gas businesses. Patrick gained significant global experience in building out an information security function during his role as the Chief Information Security Officer for GE Oil & Gas.

Patrick graduated from Sacred Heart University and is also a graduate of GE’s Information Technology Leadership Program.