Dan Fritsche, CISSP, is the Founder of Alpine Security Consulting. Dan’s specialty is in security innovation, wherein he helps companies turn security from a hurdle into a strategic investment. Dan started his career with a security-focused role at IBM, where he supported functions like penetration testing, vulnerability scanning, application security, and business intelligence across multiple units during his decade-long tenure.
After IBM, he worked at Coalfire where he helped companies improve their posture in application security, encryption, tokenization, and many other security specialties. Dan went on to help Global Payments drive the value and involvement of innovative security approaches as early in the application development life cycles as possible. Dan has held several certifications such as PCI QSA, PA-QSA, P2PE QSA/PA-QSA for at least five to