VP – Shared Security Services; Thomson Reuters
Ryan Boulais is the VP of Shared Security Services for Thomson Reuters globally. He has been in this role since March 2017 and his areas of focus include Identity and Access Management, Security Platforms, Data Loss Prevention, and Security SW Development/Engineering. Prior to his current role, Ryan was with GE for 5+ years culminating in the VP of Global Security Operations role for all of GE. Here, he provided leadership and direction for all cyber security incidents across the company’s 9 businesses, 300K+ employees, and infrastructure both on premise and in Cloud environments. Ryan has also worked for companies such as Northrop Grumman IT-TASC and Scitor performing cost and risk analysis on US Intelligence Community Systems. He also spent several years in the Army as a Military Intelligence and Civil Affairs Officer, with assignments in Germany and the US, and military operational deployments in the Balkans and Baghdad, Iraq. Ryan holds a Master’s of Engineering degree from the University of Virginia and a Bachelor’s of Science degree from the United States Military Academy at West Point. He and his wife, Allison, have two children, Andrew and Lillian. He also enjoys traveling, yoga, and collecting antique maps.