Elevated Perspectives: Security in the Cloud

Safeguarding Life Sciences Innovations

Discover the latest advancements in Cloud security for the Life Sciences industry as top experts, including series hosts and veteran technologists from RCH—Michael Riener, CEO, and Phil Eschallier, CTOdiscuss best practices, compliance considerations, and cutting-edge technologies to protect sensitive research data and ensure regulatory compliance with AWS’s Principal Industry Specialist & Executive Security Advisor, WWPS Healthcare & Life Sciences, Hector Rodriguez.

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Meet The Speakers

Phil Eschallier
Chief Technology Officer


With over 30 years of experience as a managerial and technical computing professional, Phil currently leads RHC’s Managed Services capabilities and is responsible for all elements of the customer experience, including requirements and resources management and services definitions and delivery. His professional background includes solutions architecting, scientific and high-performance computing design and support, life sciences applications management, and software engineering from management and technical perspectives.
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Hector Rodriguez
Principal Industry Specialist & Executive Security Advisor, WWPS Healthcare & Life Sciences, AWS


Hector Rodriguez is an experienced solution strategist, technologist, and prior Chief Information Security Officer.  He has worked for over 25 years in the health industry with provider, health plan, and life sciences organizations.  As an Executive Security Advisor at AWS his work focuses on leveraging modern technology as an innovative and transformative catalyst to accelerate and support an organization’s ability to live its mission.  Hector works with organizations to enable a secure, private, and compliant cloud-driven transformation that is more resilient to cyber threats and disasters while continuously improving their security posture.
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Michael Riener
President & CEO


Michael oversees the executive management of RCH, including the company’s overall strategic direction, and brings more than 25 years of experience to his role. His primary responsibilities are business development, sales, and marketing. Michael has been an officer since 2006 and was instrumental in the evolution of the company’s business model.  RCH has experienced significant market and revenue growth in the Life Sciences and Healthcare industries during this time.
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