Dawn Cappelli

Rockwell Automation

Dawn Cappelli, Rockwell Automation VP Global Security and CISO since 2016, is responsible for developing and executing a holistic cybersecurity strategy to ensure Rockwell Automation and its connected enterprise ecosystem, the company’s infrastructure, products and customers, are safe, secure and resilient. In 2013 Cappelli started at Rockwell Automation as Director, Insider Risk to build their Insider Risk Program. Cappelli was Founder and Director of Carnegie Mellon’s CERT Insider Threat Center and worked on the insider threat problem since 2001 with federal agencies, the intelligence community, private industry and academia. She co-authored the book The CERT Guide to Insider Threats: How to Prevent, Detect, and Respond to Information Technology Crimes (Theft, Sabotage, Fraud).