Matt Kunkel

Matt Kunkel is Co-Founder and CEO of LogicGate. Prior to LogicGate, he spent over a decade in the management consulting space, building technology solutions to operationalize regulatory, risk and compliance programs for Fortune 100 companies. It was during this time he learned the skills to realize his true calling: building world-class companies that meaningfully affect the lives of others through user-friendly technology. Given his extensive background in the GRC space, Matt regularly speaks and consults on risk and compliance topics. Recently, he was named an Ernst & Young finalist for the Entrepreneur of the Year® 2020 Midwest Award.

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Many professionals outside of compliance teams are not fluent in the language of risk. That may be hurting the impact of your risk assessment – or even the greater well-being of your business. GRC professionals believe risk and compliance should be an executive priority as they can drive revenue and inform business decision-making. But they can lose their payoff if other teams...

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LogicGate CEO Matt Kunkel shares thoughts on what businesses and risk management professionals can expect in the GRC space in the near future, including how risk prioritization and quantification may define GRC in the years to come. 2020 brought massive business disruptions, economic challenges and increasing consumer privacy and data legislation unlike we’ve seen before. And while governance, risk and compliance policies...

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With normal, day-to-day business processes interrupted and organizations increasingly adopting cloud infrastructure services, the GRC landscape is rapidly changing. LogicGate CEO Matt Kunkel offers predictions based on changes he’s seen within risk and compliance management this year. Things in governance, risk, and compliance (GRC) change really quickly. And if you throw in the fact that normal, day-to-day business practices have been disrupted...

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With fresh corporate scandals in the news seemingly every day, enterprise risk management is growing in importance for organization leadership – and rightly so. LogicGate CEO Matt Kunkel discusses what he foresees for ERM in the year ahead. The global market for enterprise risk management is growing as organizations increasingly prioritize their risk mitigation strategies. Because data breaches are becoming more frequent,...

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Vendors make the world go round, allowing organizations to efficiently outsource tasks, but they are a top source of breaches for organizations. LogicGate’s Matt Kunkel discusses the risks companies must address with their TPRM programs. It’s estimated that anywhere from 20 to 50 percent of workforces are outsourced. While outsourcing can help companies scale and be more efficient, it also can pose...

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From Google's GDPR violation to data breaches happening just hours after the new year, 2019 is off to a crazy start, especially for risk managers. In anticipation of the months ahead, LogicGate CEO Matt Kunkel predicts what GRC professionals should be prepared for in 2019.  There’s no doubt risk managers stayed busy in 2018. From the GDPR rollout in May to numerous...

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