Umesh Verma is Chief Executive Officer of BLUE LANCE, Inc., a leading developer of cybersecurity governance, assurance, audit and compliance automation software. He is the founder of Cyber Houston and the Houston Cyber Summit. A national leader in emerging technologies, he serves on the Boards of The Center for Houston's Future, University of Houston College of Technology and the Greater Houston HealthConnect. Verma is passionate about helping improve the lives of people with diabetes and is the 2019 Chair Elect of the American Diabetes Association National Board. He also serves on the Executive Committee of the Houston Diabetes Resource Center.