APR 26, 2021 | GLOBAL
Henry Young Joins BSA | The Software Alliance in Cybersecurity-Focused Role
WASHINGTON – April 26, 2021 – BSA | The Software Alliance today expanded its policy team with the addition of Henry Young, who joins BSA as a Director, Policy in BSA’s Washington, DC office. In this role, Young will provide global policy counsel and advocacy on issues related to cybersecurity, including cloud security, software security, supply chain security, and 5G, and IT modernization.
“Cybersecurity is more important than ever to governments and businesses across the globe. I’m pleased to welcome Henry Young to our team as BSA continues to lead on secure software development, supply chain security, IT modernization, and 5G management,” said Victoria Espinel, President and CEO at BSA | The Software Alliance. “Henry’s experience at the Department of Commerce will be invaluable as we expand the range and depth of BSA’s policy work on software security.”
Prior to joining BSA, Young served as Senior Counsel and Senior Policy Advisor at the US Department of Commerce in Washington, DC, where he directed and coordinated policy development and implementation for two Department of Commerce Bureaus, the National Institute of Standards and Technology and the National Telecommunications and Information Administration. Young holds a JD from the University of Illinois in Champaign, Illinois and a BA in Political Science and Sociology from Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana.
BSA |“软件联盟”(www.bsa.org) 是全球软件行业的主要倡导者，旨在代表该行业，向政府和国际市场发声。其成员包括全球最具创新力的公司，这些公司制定的软件解决方案，不但能够刺激经济，还能提升现代生活的品质。
BSA 的总部位于华盛顿特区，其营运机构遍布 30 多个国家。BSA 凭借这些机构，率先涉足合规项目，以期促进使用合法软件、倡导制定公共政策，并以此培养技术创新能力，以及推动发展数字经济。