ONG-ISAC IT Exec Forum – Presentation & Roundtable Discussion

Title: Cyber Insurance – Key Coverages And Potential Pitfalls

Abstract: The energy sector presents unique cyber security risks. Insurance is a key part of planning for and mitigating against those exposures. However, cyber insurance does not provide a one-size-fits-all solution. This presentation addressed the variety of policy terms that are available and that should be considered when purchasing insurance. In addition, the presentation identified potential pitfalls to avoid if there is an incident and insurance is needed to recover losses and expenses.

Speaker Bio: Syed Ahmad is a partner in Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP’s Washington, DC office. He regularly advises clients in connection with procuring all kinds of insurance coverage for a variety of industries. In addition, he counsels clients with pursuing insurance claims and recoveries, including in litigation and arbitrations. More information about Syed can be found here: