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Star Mountain Capital CTO, John Polis to Speak at the Cyber Risk North America Conference in New York, NY

John Polis

The Cyber Risk North America conference is the financial sector’s specialist forum for improving cyber security risk management

NEW YORK, NY, USA, March 15, 2017 / — John Polis, Chief Operating Officer & Chief Technology Officer of Star Mountain Capital, a specialized alternative asset manager focused exclusively on the U.S. lower middle-market, is scheduled to speak at the Cyber Risk North America conference on Wednesday, March 15th in New York. This event will take place from March 14th to March 15th at the Marriott Marquis in Times Square. A copy of the conference agenda can be found on the conference website (

John Polis will be speaking on the Cloud Security panel at 12:20pm where he will be joined by Michael Woodson, Former Information Systems Security Director of Northeastern University and Peter Keenan, Chief Information Security Officer of Lazard. This panel will talk about evaluating cloud security threats, investigating the risk of cloud services and the insider threat of Bring Your Own Cloud (BYOC).

About Star Mountain Capital:

Investing in the Growth Engine of America ® – Star Mountain, founded by Brett Hickey in 2010, is a specialized lower middle-market asset management firm. It has a differentiated business model and “Collaborative Ecosystem” including its three channel approach to investing into small and medium-sized businesses via Direct Investments, Primary Fund Investments and Secondary Fund Investments.

About Star Mountain Charitable Foundation:
Star Mountain Charitable Foundation is a New York not-for-profit 501(c)3 focusing its charitable activities on improving lives via Health & Wellness (including cancer research), Education & Career Development, and Economic Development / Job Creation.

About Cyber Risk North America:
Cyber Risk North America is designed by to improve cyber security risk management. This industry must-attend conference gathers 100+ senior cyber risk directors from leading tier 1 banks, buy-side firms and regulators from across the globe.

Lauren Cooper
Star Mountain Capital
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