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Thank you for joining us on october 24, 2019 for the Cybersecurity & Financial Services event at Axos Bank. We hope you found the information provided by our speakers to be valuable.




October 24, 2019 | Axos Bank | 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. eastern


Thank you for joining us at the Cybersecurity & Financial Services event at Axos Bank. We hope you found the information provided by our speakers to be valuable. For those of you who were unable to attend, we are sorry we missed you, but we hope to see you at future events held by our host and co-sponsors. Special thanks to the FBI's Supervisory Special Agent, Brad Carpenter, for his insights and expertise on cybersecurity, and our host, Axos Bank.

Expert Panelists


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Brad Carpenter | Supervisory Special Agent | FBI Cyber Division

Brad Carpenter is a Supervisory Special Agent with FBI Cyber Division and currently manages FBI Cyber Operations at the National Cyber Forensics and Training Alliance (NCFTA) office in New York City. As an FBI Special Agent for over 14 years, he has been responsible for investigating computer intrusions targeting the financial sector, cyber crime, and various financial crimes to include money laundering and terrorist financing.
Prior to his current role, he managed cyber investigations for FBI New York and also was the FBI New York Joint Terrorism Task Force (JTTF) Coordinator, responsible for the incident response to terrorist threats throughout New York City and at high profile Special Events. During his tenure with the FBI, Mr. Carpenter has also been assigned to the FBI Boston Field Office, FBI Counterterrorism Division in Washington DC, US Embassy London, and several other international deployments. As an FBI Instructor, he has conducted domestic and international trainings on Cyber Crime, Anti-Money Laundering, and Terrorist Financing. Mr. Carpenter was a business development professional in the IT Sector, servicing Fortune 500 companies prior to his appointment as an FBI Special Agent.
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Michael Brice | Founder | BW Cyber Services

Michael Brice is the Founder and President of BW Cyber Services – a boutique consulting firm founded in 2016 that provides security compliance and related cybersecurity forensic solutions for asset managers and related financial services organizations. Michael has more than 30 years providing technology, security, and related cybersecurity consulting solutions for multiple industries, including deep commercial experience in the financial services industry as well as classified government operations.
After graduating from college in 1987, he served as an officer in the US Marine Corps where he received specialized training by the National Security Agency in Signals Intelligence. During his tenure in the Marine Corps, he served over seven months in Saudi Arabi and Kuwait during the First Gulf War.
Upon departure from the military, he has held executive positions leading IT strategy, security, and related enterprise software services for blue chip consultancies and publicly traded corporations including Principal at Booz-Allen, Partner at Unisys Corp, Sr. Director at Infor, and Chief Information Officer at the Industrial Distribution Group, Inc. As the co-founder of BW Cyber Services, Michael has led cyber-consulting and related forensic investigative services to multiple NFA & SEC Members (to include family offices) that span from the emerging manager to one of the largest hedge funds in the world.

Michael is an avid outdoorsman and private pilot. He also actively supports various public speaking events related to cybersecurity – with a focus on the tools and techniques utilized by criminal to successfully effect wire transfer frauds against high wealth asset managers, family offices, and investors.



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John S. Lore, Esq. | Managing Partner | Capital Fund Law Group

Mr. Lore advises emerging fund managers throughout the United States, Europe, and the Middle-East in forming and operating real estate funds, hedge funds, private equity funds, and other alternative funds using varied strategies; including equity, fixed income, distressed debt, and sector funds. Additionally, Mr. Lore advises real estate funds during the soft-commitment pre-capital raising stage.
Mr. Lore has advised hundreds of investment fund managers and real estate fund sponsors on all aspects of their business, from capital raising and fund formation to implementation of their business models. His representation of a broad range of managers allows him to keep abreast of emerging trends, regulations, and key business issues in the capital-raising process.
Mr. Lore is a frequent speaker at investment management events in the U.S. and Europe, and some of the world's leading universities. Mr. Lore is regularly called on to provide insights on emerging hedge fund and private equity legal topics to institutional investors and is quoted in more than 100 media articles in over a dozen countries.
Before founding Capital Fund Law Group, Mr. Lore practiced corporate and securities law at reputable law firms, including the private securities department of Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld in the New York City and Moscow offices.