As Chief Security Officer at Homepoint, Nathan Wolff has been an important voice for cybersecurity within the mortgage industry. And the way he has brought the concept forward and helped implement defensive systems is becoming the standard playbook for security teams throughout the U.S. As the world sees increased cyber threats, having someone wade through the risks, complexity, and approach has become essential. Wolff has balanced the company’s operational needs with the threat landscape mortgage companies operate in. His perspective and ability to bring the right security solutions that fit Homepoint’s model have been indispensable. Under Wolff’s guidance, Homesight’s Bitsight score improved to an advanced rating of 780 in 2021, higher than most financial companies.
Wolff has exemplified Homepoint’s culture by promoting his team, the work of its associates and the importance of partners and customers. This has made cybersecurity approachable and relateable, reducing friction and emphasizing manageable steps that lead to success.
What is one habit that has helped you succeed?
The habit that has helped me succeed more than anything is understanding how to listen. Being able to understand, compromise, and contribute to the fulfillment in others cannot be understated in its importance in life.
Chief Security Officer