Ron Tosto


Ron completed his twenty-four-year career as a member of the elite U.S. Submarine force in 2008 and has several military awards for leadership and resourcefulness. During his Navy career, he conducted vulnerability assessments for the Department of Defense’s Ports, Protocols, and Services Management program. Later, he took on a new role leading one of the most prominent and talented global Qualified Security Assessor (QSA) teams. Ron now serves as the Chief Executive for Servadus, a Cybersecurity and compliance consulting company. Ron has over 30 years of data protection and security experience. In addition to business operations, he continues as an active QSA with CISSP and CISA certifications. Ron’s formal education includes management in technology and business administration.

Ron Tosto's Events

Keep Calm & Simplify: Contact Centre Best Practices in the Era of PCI DSS v4.0

Date: Wednesday, 25 October

Track Two

Moderated by: David Swift, Channel Sales Director, PCI Pal

Panelists: Geoff Forsyth, Chief Information Security Officer, PCI Pal; Ciske Van Oosten, Head of Global Business Intelligence, Verizon and Ron Tosto, MBA, QSA, CISSP, CISA; CEO, Servadus

The contact centre is continuously evolving, and PCI DSS 4.0 brings with it requirements that cover that ever-changing contact centre environment. In this panel session, industry leaders Verizon, PCI Pal, and Servadus address contact centre best practices in the wake of the updated regulation, while keeping contact centre priorities front and center. We will speak to some of the greatest impacts and action items for organisations leading up to the deadlines set forth in the latest version of the Standards, and how to position your organisation to come out ahead. Join us as we look at best practices and emerging technologies that will shape the payment security industry.