Richard Puckett

Richard Puckett
Chief Information Security Officer (Interim)
Thomson Reuters

Richard Puckett is the interim Chief Information Security Officer at Thomson Reuters. He began in March of 2017, working with internal teams and functional partners to improve the overall operation, strategy & design of TR’s cybersecurity defenses.
Prior to joining Thomson Reuters, Richard was the VP of Product & Commercial Security at General Electric, building GE’s first company-wide program for Industrial Cybersecurity & IoT. Richard comes to TR with over 25 years of experience in Information Technology & Cybersecurity. He routinely participates in National and International exercises for Cybersecurity and the protection of Critical Infrastructure, focusing on improving the working relationships between Public and Private sector entities in the areas of Cyber Intelligence, Crisis Management & Cyber Policy. He is the author of “Automated Deployment & Customization” by Macmillan Technical Publishing and Co-author of “Managing Enterprise Active Directory Services” by Addison-Wesley.