Pete Lindstrom

Drake Software
Systems Security Manager
(563) 344-9613

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Pete Lindstrom is a cyber strategist, innovator, and economist with Drake Software. He has extensive expertise in cybersecurity but is best known as an authority on strategic cybersecurity topics such as metrics, estimating risk, and measuring the benefit of security programs. He focuses on applying these core economic and risk management principles to new cybersecurity architectures and platforms.

Pete has over 25 years of industry experience as an IT auditor (PwC), IT security practitioner (Wyeth), and industry analyst (IDC). Pete served as an officer in the U.S. Marine Corps and received a bachelor’s degree in business administration (Finance) from the University of Notre Dame.

About Us: Drake Software, a private company founded in 1977, provides software solutions to over 70,000 tax and accounting firms that file more than 36 million tax returns every year. Known for its award-winning customer service team, Drake is also consistently recognized for excellence in quality, value, and reliability. As part of its commitment to innovation and customer success, the company has continued to expand product offerings, integrations, and customer-service efforts—more than doubling its customers over the past decade.