Joseph Lau has served as Chief Information Security Officer at Sagard since 2019. As a member of the value creation team, Joseph is responsible for cybersecurity and information security across the Sagard platform. Joseph assists our portfolio partners with cybersecurity maturity assessments, developing action plans, advising on strategic roadmaps, running cyber breach simulations and responding to cyber incidents. He has integrated on an interim basis into senior leadership positions at Dialogue, KOHO and Alpaca to quickly level-up their cybersecurity programs. Joseph also provides thought leadership on cybersecurity and performs technical due diligence on potential investments. He is based in Ottawa.