PCI SSC Training Team

Josh Koepsell

Standards Trainer, PCI SSC

Josh joined the PCI Security Standards Council in January 2020 and brings with him 14 years of overall Information Security experience and 7 years of direct assessor experience. As a former PCI QSA, ISO 27001, 22301 and 9001 Lead Auditor, and a TR-39 (Certified TG-3 Auditor), Josh has performed hundreds of security assessments against internationally recognized industry standards including the aforementioned ISO 27001 (Information Security Management Systems) and ISO 22301 (Business Continuity Management Systems) PCI-DSS, PCI-PIN and ASC X9 TR-39. Prior to his work as an assessor, Josh worked as a technical consultant within the electronic payments industry supporting clients’ secure key management programs through development and support of FIPS 140-2 Level 3 Hardware Security Modules (HSMs) and secure cryptographic key injection/loading, management and distribution solutions.