Valeri (Val) Stoyanov

As the President and CEO of PCSA Group, Val Stoyanov offers more than 20 years of hands-on, consulting and executive experience in cybersecurity, privacy and IT. Val has helped secure DIB organizations, civilian government agencies (HHS, NIH and NOAA) and many private companies in the healthcare, education, financial, retail and other industries. He was also an employee at the DHS/CISA National Cyber Security Division and specializes in the assessment and risk management of advanced persistent threats.

Under Val's oversight, PCSA Group's holistic capabilities comprise cyber assessments, audits and compliance, awareness training and information technology strategy and governance. The offerings include gap analysis, remediation and preparation for certification. Val has taken the official CMMC-AB training for Provisional Certified Assessor 3 (certificate #21) and is authorized to conduct CMMC assessments up to Maturity Level 3 (pending C3PAO approval).

PCSA Group's experience includes Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) evaluation, Cyber Architecture Review, Cyber Risk, Cyber Vulnerability, Threat Hunting, Insider Threat, Penetration Testing, Phishing and Physical Security. The Audit and Compliance offering includes audits and gap analyses for FISMA, DFARS, FAR, NIST 800-171, NIST 800-53, GDPR, HIPAA, ISO27001, PCI, SOC and SOX. Our Awareness Training offerings include Cyber Security, Data Privacy and Custom cyber security training development. Our Information Technology offerings include Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity and IT Program Assessment.

Professional certifications: CMMC PA3 #21, C|CISO, CISM, CISA, CISSP, CGEIT, CRISC, CIPM, CIPP/E, PMP, ITIL, PCI-QSA, NSA IAM/IEM