William Dixon


Managing Director & Head of Cyber Consulting


William "Bill" Dixon serves as a Managing Director in Prescient’s Cyber Practice. Currently, he is building out Prescient's cyber consulting services on the West Coast. Prior to joining Prescient, Bill served as an Associate Managing Director in Kroll’s Cyber Risk practice, where he supported Private Equity, Investment Management, Legal, Hospitality, and Technology clients on a variety of projects. These included cyber due diligence, cyber security strategy and program assessment, board of directors training, security operations center optimization, and incident response. Bill joined Kroll from Stroz Friedberg, where he served in the Cyber Resilience Practice in Chicago and Los Angeles. Over his career, he has served as a CISO and Board of Directors advisor relating to cybersecurity and cyber threat awareness. He is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), and is Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC).

Professional Experience

  • Cyber Security Program Design & Strategy
  • Cyber Incident Response
  • 3rd Party Risk Management and Compliance
  • Board of Directors Cyber Briefing and Training
  • Cyber Threat Assessment and Management