Roberta Hansen

Director, Product Cybersecurity, Abbott

Roberta is an industry recognized leader in Product Cybersecurity. Her organization focuses on setting Abbott’s product cybersecurity strategy, governance, and quality integration for all Abbott divisions; including Diabetes Care, Medical Devices, and Diagnostics. In collaboration with internal and external stakeholders her team ensures that product teams design and develop next generation products with security by design throughout its lifecycle.  

Roberta started her career at Abbott 22 years ago in the Corporate Engineering function and has held positions of increasing responsibility in Disaster Recovery, Business Continuity, IT Risk Management, Research & Development, Manufacturing, and Quality. 

Roberta holds a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from Lake Forest Graduate School of Management. She holds a Bachelor of Arts (BA) in International Business from The University of Michigan – Ann Arbor. She has earned Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) designation, Certification of Information Security Management (CISM) and Project Management Professional (PMP).


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