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Damian Walch, CISA, CBCP, MBCI, CISSP

Deloitte & Touche LLP

111 South Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60606
Tel: (312) 486-4123 Fax: (312) 247-4123
E-mail: dwalch@deloitte.com
www.deloitte.com

• Author
• Consultant
• Speaker

Over 13 years in business continuity, security and high availability with over 75 companies, with a specialization in building and "internalizing" recovery programs.

PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATIONS
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Member Business Continuity Institute (MBCI)
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Certified Business Continuity Planner (CBCP)

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND
Undergraduate Degree - Marquette University, Milwaukee WI
International Study - Loyola University Rome Center Campus - Rome, Italy
Masters of Business Administration - Wayne State University, Detroit MI

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
IBM Business Continuity and Recovery Services, National Practice Executive
T-Systems, Inc. - Vice President, Consulting
Comdisco, Inc. - Senior Vice President, Professional Services
Comdisco, Inc. - Senior Vice President, Product Management
Comdisco, Inc. - Vice President, Consulting Sales Support
James Martin + Co - Regional Sales Director
Comdisco, Inc. - Consultant EDS - Systems Engineer
American National Bank

FEE STRUCTURE
Both fixed and time and materials engagements. One-time projects and continuity program management.

TOPICS FOR SPEAKING, WRITING, AND CONSULTING
How Do You Bring the Recovery Program Back In House?, CP&M Conference - 2003
How Your Data Center Becomes Your Disaster Recovery Facility, Data Center Futures - 2003
The Integration of Security and Business Continuity Disciplines, World Conference - 2003
Developing a Project Scope and How to Justify Hiring a Consultant, Spring SEBRE Conference
Maintaining Availability While Outsourcing Critical Applications, DCI Outsourcing Conference - 1999
Recovery Call Centers & Customer Relationship Management Systems, Call Center Campus - 2000
Maintaining Availability in a Heterogeneous Distributed Systems Environment, HPWorld - 2000
Are You Really Protected from Disaster?, Article in Midrange Computing Magazine - 2000
Availability in the 21st Century, Comdisco Solutions Conference
Benchmarking and Best Practices, Comdisco Solutions Conference
Ensuring Application Availability to End Users in the Financial Services Industry, ASPEC 2000

OTHER RELEVANT INFORMATION
IBM Global Services Excellence Award - 2004
2003 - Consulting Magazine's - Top 25 Consultants of the Year
Member of Beta Gamma Sigma - National Business School Honor Society
Chancellor of Delta Sigma Pi - Professional Business Fraternity
Rookie of the Year - Comdisco Consulting Services (1993)
Consultant of the Year - Comdisco Consulting Services (1995)
Top Performers Club - Comdisco, Inc (1996, 1999, 2000)