Michael Wright is a Managing Director within BDO’s Third Party Attestation practice. He has over 20 years of professional experience in managing cybersecurity, privacy, and IT risk, assisting client organizations by performing cybersecurity reviews, independent verification and validation (IV&V), IT risk assessments, IT audits, and privacy assessments for a variety of government entities and government contractors. He has extensive experience in working with industry frameworks and standards, including but not limited to those found within AICPA SOC (SSAE/TSC), NIST CSF, NIST RMF (800-series), ISO 27001 and 31000, FERPA, GDPR, HIPAA, HITRUST, CMMI, COBIT, COSO, PCI DSS, CIS CSC, and PMI PMBOK.