Speakers

Kay Naidu

Kay Naidu

  • Director, Cyber Risk Assurance
  • Delta Dental of California

Kay Naidu is a dynamic and innovative leader recognized for her ability to build and deliver cybersecurity assurance services that support customer acquisition and retention efforts. She has over 20 years of experience in healthcare and financial services, focusing on technology risk management and IT audit. Kay has held leadership roles at professional organizations that influence regulatory requirements and industry practices. By developing consistent and repeatable assurance frameworks that align with corporate objectives, customer requirements, and the evolving regulatory landscape, Kay instils confidence and trust in stakeholders.

She developed a patent-pending approach to integrating security into the manufacturing quality management system for a leading medical device manufacturer, where she led the cybersecurity assurance team and matured existing risk management programs. For a national healthcare insurance company and a Fortune 500 financial services company, Kay developed and delivered new approaches that identified key and emerging risks and evaluated alignment with risk strategy and appetite.