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Jeff Olejnik Minneapolis

150 S 5th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55402



Email: jolejnik@wipfli.com

Jeff Olejnik


Jeff Olejnik is responsible for the leadership, growth, and development of Wipfli’s cybersecurity services practice. He is a highly experienced IT security services professional with more than 20 years in the industry. Jeff helps clients manage risk through effective information security, business continuity planning, and program management. He is a seasoned entrepreneur with proven experience in building successful companies in the IT services industry.

Jeff is a frequent speaker and author on risk management-related topics including cybersecurity, incident response, and business continuity planning. As an active participant in various associations and within the community, he is frequently interviewed for his insight on how companies can improve their cybersecurity and business continuity preparedness.

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • Benilde-St. Margaret’s School - Board member
  • Buck Hill Ski Racing Club - Past president and board member

Areas of Focus

  • Cybersecurity assessments
  • Business continuity planning and disaster recovery planning
  • Security assessments and penetration testing
  • Social engineering
  • Incident response
  • Security awareness and training
  • IT audit and examination


Private Equity


St. John’s University
  • Bachelor of science degree in management

Recent Insights


How to prepare your organization for the FTC Safeguards Rule deadline
Jan 13, 2023

Insurance industry drives cybersecurity changes that make credit unions more secure
May 16, 2022

7 cybersecurity non-negotiables for construction companies
Jun 21, 2021

6 common internet fraud schemes, and how not to become a victim
Jul 20, 2020

Containing and recovering from cyberattacks: How MDR can prevent you from becoming tonight’s top story
Jun 15, 2020

Worried about cyber threats? Here are 3 ways MDR can help prevent data breaches
Jun 13, 2020

Rethink technology for remote work after COVID-19
Jun 05, 2020

Five easy (and free or low-cost) ways to increase cybersecurity
May 04, 2020

Cybersecurity 101: What does it involve and what should you invest in?
Apr 23, 2020

Managing risk from vendor dependencies in a crisis
Apr 01, 2020

6 IT capabilities needed to weather COVID-19
Mar 18, 2020

How dealerships can meet GM’s cybersecurity guidelines
Jan 20, 2020

Iran cybersecurity attack threat
Jan 14, 2020

Ransomware Targeting State, Local and Tribal Governments
Aug 22, 2019

Acquiring a Company? Make Sure You Do Your Cybersecurity Due Diligence First
Sep 04, 2018

5 Questions Executives Should Ask to Assess Cybersecurity Readiness
Jul 20, 2018

10 Essential Ways to Protect Your Business Against Cyber Crime
Feb 26, 2018

Make the Most of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month
Jan 11, 2018

Ransomware: Avoiding a Hostage Situation
Aug 21, 2017

5 Reasons to Conduct Penetration Tests
Apr 30, 2017

6 Questions Boards of Directors Should Be Asking About Cybersecurity
Oct 19, 2016

Top 7 Security Tips for Law Firms
Feb 24, 2015

In The News

External News

Jeff Olejnik on what's next after SolarWinds breach
Best Innovation Group | Jan 20, 2021