Access experts who advise world leaders on cyber security

Ridge Global was founded by Tom Ridge, the first U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security, to help organizations decrease security risks. He has assembled a team of globally recognized experts who offer strategic counsel on identifying, preparing for and mitigating cyber risk.


Howard Schmidt

There are few individuals who understand cyber security like Howard Schmidt. His historic post-9/11 leadership and government expertise offers clients world-class insight into security, infrastructure protection, crisis response and organizational risk management. Read more

The Baroness Neville-Jones

Rt Hon Baroness Pauline Neville-Jones DCMG, former top British diplomat, advisor to Prime Minister David Cameron, advises corporate and government leaders on developing and leading cyber-resilient organizations. Read more

Manage risk before it manages you

Building more cyber secure and resilient organizations

Ridge Global offers the latest technology, best-in-class insurance and is an international thought-leader on cyber security. Our experts help organizations proactively address the real and imminent threats of a cyber breach.

Cyber Insurance

Statement from Tom Ridge on the Passing of Howard A. Schmidt, Former White House Cybersecurity Advisor

(March 2, 2017) – It is with great sorrow that Gov. Tom Ridge today confirmed the death of his business partner and friend, Howard A. Schmidt. Mr. Schmidt, 67, passed away at home this morning outside Milwaukee. “Our nation has lost a rare gem. Howard Schmidt was a leader on digital security before most people READ MORE

Ridge Global and Risk Cooperative Announce Strategic Leadership and Operational Integration

Setting their sights on risk, readiness and resilience, Governor Tom Ridge will serve as Chairman and Dante Disparte as CEO Washington, D.C. – February 21, 2017 – The strategic leadership and management teams of Ridge Global and Risk Cooperative today announced they are joining forces to bring a unique suite of advisory, education, technology and risk-transfer READ MORE

Fighting cyber sabotage with education

Knowledge equals power

Ridge Global provides cyber education for corporate, professional, academic and government clients at every level. And because we are committed to cyber security on a global scale, we are working to develop curriculums that will produce real-world cyber experts to deal with tomorrow’s threats.

Cyber Education