McCormack Baron Salazar welcomes Eric Parsons as Senior Director of Information Technology
McCormack Baron Salazar, Inc. is pleased to announce that Eric Parsons has joined the firm as Senior Director of Information Technology focusing on information security. As a Senior Director of IT, Parsons will provide thought leadership and be accountable for coordinating, implementing, and continually improving IT security operations.
Parsons will focus immediately on assessing security needs, priorities, and opportunities to create and implement an Information Security Program aligned with the overall IT Strategy. He will also focus on end user information security awareness, disaster recover, incident response, identity and access management, data loss prevention, and threat detection and response.
“Eric’s depth of security knowledge and experience will be a key asset for the Information Technology function at McCormack Baron as we pursue our long-term objectives to manage knowledge, information and data,” said Vincent R. Bennett, President and CEO of McCormack Baron Salazar.
Parsons was most recently at Magellan Health, where he worked as Director, IT Business Operations and where he delivered complex solutions to ensure optimum security posture in line with the organization’s objectives. Prior to Magellan Health, Parsons worked for First Services/First Bank, St. Louis.