Heather B. Bearfield has joined West Hartford, Conn.-based blumshapiro (FY18 net revenue of $83.4 million).
She has been admitted as a partner in the firm’s advisory services group and is based in Boston.
Bearfield has more than 15 years of experience in leadership roles managing risk and building information security management programs. She serves as partner for cyber and IT risk services. She will manage risk and build information security management programs for firm clients.
“Heather brings a strategic, results-driven skillset and a proven track record in helping businesses enhance their risk capabilities. She has been extremely successful in building best practice IT governance, risk and cybersecurity control management tools and processes and is fully committed to blum’s focus on enhancing client value,” says CEO Joseph Kask.
Prior to joining blumshapiro, Bearfield served as principal of cyber and IT risk services in the Boston office of New York-based Marcum (FY18 net revenue of $549.7 million).