Aaron Goodwin

Aaron Goodwin, CISSP, CCISO

Chief Information Security Officer

Areas of Expertise

  • Cybersecurity
  • Information Security
  • Information Technology


  • Financial Services
  • Wealth Management


  • ITT Technical Institute

Aaron Goodwin, CISSP, CCISO, is the Chief Information Security Officer for B. Riley Financial. Goodwin is a results-driven technology executive with a 15+ year track record of successfully establishing, expanding, optimizing, and aligning teams, programs, and services to meet the evolving needs of fast-growing financial organizations. Goodwin is a strategic partner to the business, driving the stand up of secure, scalable, and highly available systems, platforms, and environments. These implementations have delivered savings, increased productivity, minimized risks, and advanced business goals. He has been recognized as an effective leader for managing teams that consistently achieve goals across complex and evolving environments. Today, Goodwin focuses on alignment with the business to forecast strategic road maps for their growth and resilience, while delivering solid security solutions.

Goodwin is a long-standing board member of the Society of Information Management - Memphis Chapter.

B. Riley Financial (Nasdaq: RILY) ("B. Riley") is a diversified financial services platform that provides collaborative solutions tailored to fit the capital raising and business advisory needs of its clients and partners. B. Riley operates through several subsidiaries that offer a diverse range of complementary end-to-end capabilities spanning investment banking and institutional brokerage, private wealth and investment management, financial consulting, corporate restructuring, operations management, risk and compliance, due diligence, forensic accounting, litigation support, appraisal and valuation, auction and liquidation services. B. Riley is headquartered in Los Angeles with offices across the U.S. and international presence in Canada, Germany, Mexico and Australia.