Troy Leach is SVP, Engagement Officer for Market Intelligence and Stakeholder Engagement at the PCI Security Standards Council. In his role, Mr. Leach partners with industry leaders to identify stakeholder needs and develop comprehensive strategies to secure payment data and the supporting infrastructure. This includes coordination of information sharing and communication with PCI members as well as awareness and education of PCI initiatives. In his career at the PCI Council, Mr. Leach helped launch initiatives such as ASV Scanning, Assessor Training, Quality Management, Acquirer Forums and the Technical Advisory Board. He also held the position of Chief Technology Officer overseeing the standards development practice for many years. Prior to joining the PCI Council, Mr. Leach held various data security and business roles in technology, financial services and hospitality. Mr. Leach holds a Master of Science in Telecommunications & Network Management as well as a graduate degree in Information Security Management from Syracuse University.