Brian Warren, Director, risk management, Microsoft
Amid data privacy issues and AI developments that are giving rise to the need for better worker protections, tech giants like Microsoft are constantly striving to achieve the perfect balance of innovation and risk management.
As Microsoft’s director of risk management, Brian Warren works with the company’s treasury risk group on quantitative analysis and risk modeling, risk information systems, and risk-related accounting policies and processes. Warren started out as a risk analyst at Microsoft in 1996. Prior to Microsoft, he spent nine years with Allstate Insurance Company’s Seattle regional office as a lead financial analyst. Before that, he served for four years in the US Army as a field artillery officer, and for 16 years in the Army Reserve as a civil affairs officer.