Christopher Surdak, JD

Technology Evangelist, Author, Engineer, Rocket Scientist, and Global Subject Matter Expert, Information Governance, Analytics and eDiscovery

Christopher Surdak is an industry-recognized expert in Collaboration and Content Management, Big Data, Information Security, Regulatory Compliance, and Cloud Computing with over 20 years of professional experience. Presently, he is Global Subject Matter Expert for Analytics, Information Governance and eDiscovery for HP Autonomy.

Mr. Surdak has held similar roles with other leading companies such as Accenture, Siemens, Dell and Citibank.  Mr. Surdak began his career with Lockheed Martin Astrospace, where he was a spacecraft systems engineer and rocket scientist.

Mr. Surdak holds a Juris Doctor from Taft University, an Executive Masters In Technology Management and a Moore Fellowship from the University of Pennsylvania and a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Pennsylvania State University. He also holds a CISSP Master’s Certificate from Villanova University.

Mr. Surdak is author of "Data Crush:  How the Information Tidal Wave is Driving New Business Opportunities", published by AMACOM Publishing.

He is also contributing editor and columnist for European Business Review magazine.