Emily Stapf is a Partner in PwC’s Forensic Technology practice focused on incident response, threat management and cybersecurity strategy. She co-leads PwC’s national Cybersecurity & Privacy Incident & Threat Management offering, and leads the Rockies Market for PwC’s Advisory services.
With 18 years consulting experience, Ms. Stapf helps commercial clients prepare for, respond to, and mitigate the impact of unplanned events involving sensitive information. She leads investigations, assessments and special projects related to data breaches, privacy matters, cybercrime events, information security assessments, and IT system reviews using computer forensics and data analytics techniques; and helps clients navigate constituent notification, regulatory inquiry and litigation.
She has advised hundreds of corporate, government and law firm clients in healthcare, retail, industrial products, financial services, aerospace, technology, manufacturing and energy industries, and is well connected to PwC's global forensics network.
Ms. Stapf is a frequent speaker on the topics of cybercrime, data breach investigations and information risk management at IAPP, PLI, CSO, ABA and other forums.
Ms. Stapf has a Federal Top Secret clearance, is a Certified Information Security Manager and a Certified Fraud Examiner, and is an IAPP and ISACA member.