Ben Goodman

Ben Goodman

founder and CEO
4A Security & Compliance

Ben Goodman is the founder and CEO of 4A Security & Compliance, a firm that helps strengthen clients’ information security while managing cyber risk and meeting their compliance requirements. With more than 25 years of experience, he is dedicated to strengthening the cyber defenses and resiliency of US organizations, institutions and critical infrastructure. Ben has consulted with boards and C-level leadership teams at organizations ranging from Fortune 100 companies to health tech start-ups, with clients ranging from public hospitals, health plan service providers, EHR and population health hosting providers, private medical practices, cloud service providers, mobile app developers, educational institutions, non-profit organizations and many others. Ben is a fellow of the Ponemon Institute and recipient of ISACA’s CRISC Worldwide Achievement Award. He is a frequent speaker on the topic and the author of an award-winning paper on cyber risk management. Ben is a member of the faculty at Drexel University, LeBow College of Business, Corporate Relations and Executive Education, a member of Pace University, Seidenberg School of Computer Sciences cybersecurity advisory board, a member of the Casualty Actuarial Society’s cyber risk task force and a member of the Philadelphia chapter of Infragard. He maintains the CRISC designation (certified in risk and information systems control).