Josh Jaffe

Director Information Security Risk and Governance

Josh Jaffe leads Risk and Governance for Emerson Electric’s Corporate Information Security team.  The scope includes cyber intelligence, risk assessment, security governance, training & awareness, insider threat, penetration testing, vulnerability assessment, as well as security policy development and compliance team. 
Prior to joining Emerson in 2013, Josh worked in the U.S. government Intelligence Community; leading electronic network intelligence projects for the National Security Agency (NSA) and targeting advanced state and terrorist actors for the Central Intelligence Agency’s Counter-Terrorism Center.  After leaving government service, Josh worked for Deloitte Consulting LLP, where he managed the Public Sector Competitive Intelligence Group.  Josh also frequently consulted with clients in the Intelligence Community; he organized the Electronic Intelligence (ELINT) Senior Steering Group and was a frequent advisor to senior leaders at the CIA and NSA.
Josh holds a B.A in Business Administration and a MS in Security Studies from Missouri State. He is based in St. Louis, MO where he lives with his wife and two young children.