Michael Paliseno

Managing Director, Head of Audit - Information Technology Guggenheim Partners

Michael is a Managing Director at Guggenheim Partners responsible for leading the Information Technology Audit function. Michael has 18 years of experience specializing in Internal Audit, Technology Risk, Cybersecurity, and Regulatory Compliance. Prior to joining Guggenheim Partners, Michael was the Global Head of Internal Audit at Knight Capital Group (KCG) Holdings responsible for the management and oversight of the Firm’s Internal Audit and Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance functions, reporting to the Finance and Audit Committee. Prior to joining KCG Holdings in 2015, Michael was the Deputy Head of Internal Audit and the Head of Technology Audit at Millennium Partners responsible for managing the Technology Audit function and supporting the Global Head of Internal Audit, reporting to the Vice Chairman and Chief Legal Officer. In addition, Michael’s previous experience included positions at Credit Suisse within the Equities Compliance and Technology Internal Audit departments, respectively, and Michael began his career at Deloitte and Touché within the Enterprise Risk Services (co-sourcing) organization. Michael received his BS in Accounting from Binghamton University, and is a Certified Information System Auditor (CISA), a Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), and is Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRSIC).