Daryouche Behboudi
Advisory Managing Director

Daryouche is managing director in CohnReznick’s Cybersecurity and Privacy practice.  He has more than 20 years of experience managing consulting engagements with top-tier firms focusing on IT strategy articulation, IT risk and security management, operations and organizational design, cost takeout, and vendor management and outsourcing giving him the edge when it comes to understanding the technology challenges these types of institutions are facing today.

Daryouche was a founding partner at CyTech Partners LLC specializing in cybersecurity advisory work primarily for financial services firms.  Prior to that he was a managing director in BDO Consulting’s Technology Advisory Services practice focusing on IT risk and security management (FFIEC, NIST, DFS). As the former head of the North America CIO Advisory practice at Kurt Salmon, Daryouche led a highly profitable team to revenues of $10m per year. The focus of the team was to provide CIO advisory advice geared to financial services firms. He is an expert in planning and leading enterprise-wide programs including business continuity and disaster recovery planning, IT financial management, Enterprise Architecture and IT governance. Daryouche has helped clients save millions of dollars while implementing and streamlining efficient processes.

Daryouche was a managing director at BearingPoint’s financial services practice (previously KPMG Consulting) prior to joining Kurt Salmon. He was also employed by an IT services firm as a senior analyst and program manager. While studying at Lehigh University, he was also employed as a research scientist at Oak Ridge National Laboratory.


Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, Lehigh University

M.S., Electrical Engineering, Lehigh University

B.S., Electrical Engineering, Lehigh University

Professional Associations

International Association of Privacy Professionals

Areas of expertise


Daryouche Behboudi

Office | 703-744-8507

Tysons, VA

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