Bob Gaines


Expert Information
Qualifications CISSP - Certification for Security
CSFA - Certification for Digital Forensics
CECI - Certification for Security Investigations
CCFI - Certified Cryptocurrency Forensic Investigator
Professional Memberships ISC2, ISACA, HTCIA, AMAE
Services Forensic Technical, Cybersecurity
Sectors Transportation Infrastructure, Industrial & Manufacturing, Power & Utilities, Resources, Technology
Expert Highlights
  • Recognized as an IT security subject matter expert.
  • Proven as a credible expert witness under cross-examination.
  • Engaged as a virtual information systems officer for multiple billion-dollar organizations.
  • Skilled at managing digital forensics and eDiscovery investigations.
  • Managed global incident response for an international travel business
  • Conducts regular webinars and threat intelligence briefings.

Bob Gaines is an expert in IT security with over 20 years of experience in the information technology sector. He has been appointed as a technical expert witness.

Bob has been cross-examined in litigation and has delivered sworn depositions on numerous occasions. He has acted as an expert for disputed values of up to $800,000 and undertakes expert analysis and reporting.

Bob has an extensive background in security, supporting highly regulated clients in fields such as venture capital, banking, financial services, legal, health care, insurance, chemical manufacturing and government. He has worked as a global incident response manager for a leading travel firm overseeing incident response operations across more than 200 offices in five regions. For the past five years, Bob has been focused on cyber and IT regulatory audit for firms of all sizes and fields, ranging from small water utilities to international banks. In addition to supporting clients with their security and regulatory needs, Bob has also served in the capacity as a first responder for incident response in the event clients have a cyber-attack or data breach.

Bob’s expertise includes a deep understanding of how security can protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of data and information systems in a regulated environment. He has performed numerous incident response investigations and has extensive experience with digital forensics and eDiscovery.

Bob is a member of the International Information System Security Certification Consortium, the Information Systems Audit and Control Association, the High-Tech Crime Investigation Association, and an associate member of the Academy of Experts. He is widely qualified in digital security and digital forensics and delivers regular webinars and threat intelligence briefings.

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Location Minneapolis, MN, US

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