The ERM Team

Silka Gonzalez
Founder & President

Silka Gonzalez
Founder & President

Silka Gonzalez is the founder and president of Enterprise Risk Management (ERM). Since 1998, ERM has provided Information Security and IT risk management services to more than 300 clients in over 20 industries worldwide. Silka has more than 30 years of experience in the field of Cybersecurity. Prior to founding ERM, she was a manager of IT and business services at Price Waterhouse. She also served as Manager of Information Systems Auditing for Diageo PLC and Manager of Information Systems Security for American Bankers Insurance Group (now Assurant Solutions).

Silka received Bachelor’s degrees in both Computer Information Systems and Accounting from Xavier University (Cincinnati, Ohio). She received her Master’s degree in Accounting Information Systems from Florida International University (Miami, FL). Silka also completed an Entrepreneurial Master’s Program at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Boston, MA). Silka’s professional certifications include: Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Systems Manager (CISM), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified Information Technology Professional (CITP), Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC), and Payment Card Industry Qualified Security Assessor (PCI-QSA).

Phone: 305-447-6750
Email: sgonzalez@emrisk.com

Michelle M. Miller
Chief Operating Officer

Michelle M. Miller
Chief Operating Officer

Michelle is an effective leader, operator and advisor, having built, managed and transformed companies. She has a strong strategic, financial and operational perspective encompassing the full range of experience from explosive growth to restructuring. And, she brings the knowledge of a hands-on C level executive to drive sustainable impact.

Michelle’s background includes both operating and advisory roles including Apple Computer, Alvarez & Marsal and The Boston Consulting Group. Michelle received a Bachelor of Science degree in Quantitative Business Analysis from The Pennsylvania State University and an MBA from Harvard University.

Phone: 305-447-6750
Email: mmiller@emrisk.com

Esteban Farao
Director of Consulting Services

Esteban Farao
Director of Consulting Services

Esteban Farao has over 20 years of Information Technology Security experience. His focus includes security assessments, security remediation and implementation and digital forensics. Esteban received a Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems from Universidad be Belgrano, a Master’s in Management Information Systems from Universidad de Salvador and a Master’s in International Business from FIU. His industry certifications include CISSP, CISA, QSA, CISO, CRISC, CEH and PCIP.

Phone: 305-447-6750
Email: efarao@emrisk.com

Akash Desai
Director of Consulting Services

Akash Desai
Director of Consulting Services

Akash has over 15 years of Information Technology Security experience. As Managing Partner of ERM’s India operations he leads ERM’s India practice. As Director of Consulting Services for ERM’s U.S. operations his focus includes security assessments, security remediation and implementation, digital forensics, and cybersecurity innovation. Akash holds a Master’s degree in Information Networking with a cybersecurity specialization from Carnegie Mellon University and a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Sardar Patel University. He is a certified CISSP, CISA, and CEH. Prior to joining ERM, Akash worked with the CERT® Coordination Center and the Carnegie Mellon CyLab.

Phone: 305-447-6750
Email: adesai@emrisk.com

Suzanne Siberon
Senior Business Development Director

Suzanne Siberon
Senior Business Development Director

Suzanne has over 20 years of experience in sales, technology and business processes, managing information systems and project management. Her previous experience includes Nexsys International, ExecuTrain, Softtek and Duracell. Suzanne received a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Puerto Rico and an MBA from Sagrado Corazon University. She holds several certifications in IT Service Management best practices (ITIL), as a practitioner.

Phone: 305-447-6750
Email: ssiberon@emrisk.com

Joseph Henn
ERMProtect™ Manager

Joseph Henn
ERMProtect™ Manager

Joseph Henn is the ERMProtect™ Manager at ERM, an Information Security and IT Risk Management firm based in Coral Gables, FL. He manages the sales, marketing, strategy, and product development for a cloud-based security awareness training platform.

Joseph graduated from the University of Miami with a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration. He double majored in Business Analytics and Finance and also held minors in Business Technology and Accounting.

Phone: 305-447-6750
Email: jhenn@emrisk.com