John Pavone is Aspect's Vice President of Application Security Programs, specializing in the enablement of application security within organizations. John has been an IT professional for over 20 years. In the last 14 years, John has concentrated solely on Information and IT Infrastructure Security.
John held various security related management positions, including the chief security architect for a large financial services firm. In this role, John established an enterprise–wide IT security program utilizing a quantitative risk assessment and mitigation approach with a direct line of sight to the organization’s corporate dashboard. Other major accomplishments include the development and mainstreaming of an IT risk management process, the creation of an application vulnerability testing lab, and the security design and implementation of an enterprise single sign-on and authorization system.