CISO & CSO Practice

Raines’ CISO and CSO executive search practice places CISO and Security leaders across industry to support the technology and business side of cybersecurity.

About the Practice

With deep experience across Aerospace, Defense, Government Services, Consumer, Industrial, and Technology, and functionally within CIO roles, our team knows the trusted executives who can assess and react swiftly to protect your organization.

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Meet the Experts

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Ceylan Higgins

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Rebecca Pollard

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Jenna McCotter

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Ceylan Higgins joins Raines International as Managing Director

Ceylan Higgins, previously a partner at True Search, joined Raines as a Managing Director. Based in Raines’ London office, she co-leads the Global Software & Technology Practice. Higgins specialises in placing senior leaders in technology, information, information security, and data roles.

Raines’ Patrick Gray on Chief Risk Officers

Raines Managing Director Patrick Gray wrote for Security Magazine’s February issue about “The Need for Chief Risk Officers.” Patrick has written and discussed both security and cybersecurity leadership needs and trends at length.

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An Overlooked Board Opportunity: Retired Military Officers

As company boards look to diversify, General and Flag Officers (GFOs) must not be overlooked, Raines’ Kiel Towns wrote. These individuals — retired military leadership with ranks anywhere from a 1-star brigadier general to a 4-star general like the Joint Chief of Staff Chairman — can be incredible assets to any board because of their background in leadership, risk, and people management.