Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer
David McLeod is vice president and chief information security officer for Cox Enterprises, a leading communications, media and automotive services company.
McLeod leads the information risk and cyber security services for Cox Enterprises and Cox Media Group. His team drives the strategy and governance of security capabilities necessary to safeguard Cox information from cyber security threats. In this role, he oversees IT Risk and Compliance, Threat Management, Information Protections and Cyber Incident Response.
He joined Cox Enterprises in 2016. Prior to Cox, McLeod held global leadership and consulting roles at VF Corporation, Walmart, Equifax and KPMG.
McLeod holds several security credentials including the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP). He received a bachelor’s degree in computer engineering from Clemson University and is a veteran of the US Army.