[Florida Cybersecurity Task Force]
Task Force Member
Ben Miron is Sr. Director of Information and Cybersecurity at NextEra Energy. He is responsible for building and delivering world-class security capabilities that protect NextEra Energy’s business to ensure power is safely generated and delivered to customers. Mr. Miron’s
responsibilities include cybersecurity incident detection and defense; technology solutions including identity and access management; cybersecurity assurance; governance, risk and compliance; and, security organizational transformation and awareness.
Mr. Miron has 15 years in the information and cybersecurity space and has held several roles in industry and consulting to build his
expertise. Most recently, Mr. Miron worked for General Electric where he held several roles including Deputy CISO of GE Capital; CISO of GE Corporate and the Director of Application and Product Security. While at GE Capital, he was responsible for leading the cyber threat intelligence, incident detection and response, and insider threat functions. He was also responsible for the cybersecurity work stream with over 40 divestitures occurring across the GE Capital business.
Prior to joining General Electric, Mr. Miron was a manager at Ernst & Young in their Technology, Security and Risk Services practice where he led a team of security professionals to deliver advanced security assessments, compliance programs and strategic program management. Mr. Miron also sits on the CISO Board of Advisors for the ClearSky Security venture fund and is involved in numerous industry and sector initiatives to improve Energy and smart-grid Cybersecurity.