“I really enjoyed HexCon20. It was nice to put faces to names and see everyone’s happy faces. I think that’s what struck me the most, how happy you all are!”
Apu is the Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Hexnode, the Unified Endpoint Management solution helping customers from over 100 countries manage and secure endpoints from a central console. Apu is responsible for visualizing, formulating and implementing Hexnode’s vision to be the forefront of technology.
An entrepreneur to the core, Apu is a thought-leader and a strong advocate of governance and information security. When he is not thinking about making Hexnode even better, you can find him working on his culinary skills.
Rachana is the Chief Marketing Officer and Director of Sales, Marketing and Channel Partnerships at Hexnode. Apart from guiding and monitoring teams, Rachana is accomplished at driving marketing efforts with instinctive, thoughtful approach to conceptualizing, validating and executing marketing programs. Before joining Hexnode, she has held technical and leadership roles in Zoho and FCA. With a degree in Engineering and a master's in business administration, she is passionate about transforming businesses with the latest technology.
Bijo Paulose John is the co-founder and Chief Operating Officer at Hexnode. As COO, he is responsible for driving business operations and maintaining operational results within the company. With his strategic and leadership vision, Bijo works in tandem with Apu to bring managerial, administrative and procedural reforms to Hexnode.
His ability to take calm control of turbulent situations and ensure his calmness resonates within his team is uncanny.
Sahad is the Co-founder and Chief Technology Officer at Hexnode. He is an innovator, technologist and strategist all-in-one. He is responsible for establishing technology-centered strategies, across Hexnode and oversees a global team that is responsible to align dynamically changing business goals with optimal technical solutions.
When he’s not cracking the toughest codes; you can find him on the field perfecting his dribbling.
Rick has developed and led critical security programs at one of the largest Fortune 5 companies in the world, Apple Inc. Rick is an operationally-focused executive with international experience responsible for business results including governance, risk and compliance (GRC), cloud security, information security, product security, physical security, cyber investigations, and national security programs. He's also a Board Member or Board Advisor to several technology companies.
Rick’s visionary approach delivers solutions intended to ‘see around corners’ addressing tomorrow's risks and threats. This visionary approach produces meaningful and actionable results with a measurable return on investments. Bringing a multifaceted background and expertise, Rick aligns security with real business opportunities creating solutions that enable the business to achieve its goals and objectives.
Most large networks amass ‘technical debt’ as business needs adapt and change over the years. This often introduces risks in the technology stack that need to be mitigated while also strategizing for company growth. Rick views each step as an opportunity to reduce technical debt, assess the enterprise footprint, and increase actionable business results.,
Rick's experience includes business process improvement, structured problem-solving skills, operations leadership, and budget responsibility of $100M. Utilizing process and metrics orientation to build and lead high-performing teams delivering creative world-class solutions, Rick is characteristically described as analytical, decisive, and technical with strong strategic planning skills.
Accomplishments include designing solutions for root problems and blending technology and personnel to deliver the best possible return on investment. Results are delivered with fiscal responsibility, defined scope, and according to plan.
Rick is also a member of several Advisory Boards where he reviews and contributes to corporate, product, and market strategies.
Abbas Kudrati, a long-time cybersecurity practitioner and CISO, is Microsoft Asia’s Lead Chief Cybersecurity Advisor for the Security Solutions Area. In addition to his work at Microsoft, he serves as an executive advisor to Deakin University, LaTrobe University, HITRUST ASIA, EC Council ASIA, and several security and technology start-ups. He supports the broader security community through his work with ISACA Chapters and student mentorship.
He co-authored a book, “Threat Hunting in a multi cloud environment” and is currently working on his next book on the topic of “Zero Trust Journey Across the Digital Estate”.
He is also a part-time Professor with Deakin University and a regular speaker on Zero-Trust, Cybersecurity, Cloud Security, Governance, Risk, and Compliance.
Matthew Rosenquist is the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) for Eclipz, the former Cybersecurity Strategist for Intel Corp, and benefits from over 30 diverse years in the fields of cyber, physical, and information security. Matthew specializes in security strategy, measuring value, developing best-practices for cost-effective capabilities, and establishing organizations that deliver optimal levels of cybersecurity, privacy, governance, ethics, and safety. As a CISO and cybersecurity strategist, he identifies emerging risks and opportunities to help organizations balance threats, costs, and usability factors to achieve an optimal level of security. Matthew is very active in the industry. He is an experienced keynote speaker, collaborates with industry partners to tackle pressing problems and has published acclaimed articles, white papers, blogs, and videos on a wide range of cybersecurity topics. Matthew is a member of multiple advisory boards and consults on best-practices and emerging risks to academic, business, and government audiences across the globe.
I am an security evangelist/researcher who is currently working as Deputy Director for the European Global Research and Analysis Team for Kaspersky Lab. Responsible for not only research but also technical PR activities in the European region where my tasks often include vulnerability and threat research. I also performs alot of product and security audits, penetration tests, security research and public speaking engagements around the world. My day to day job is about improving awareness of the current and future threats and vulnerabilities to which both consumers and large enterprises are exposed and fight cybercrime. Additional to this i am also the technical advisor for the continuation of the Millennium books written by David Lagercrantz.
I has also been included in multiple other books such as "A Guide to Kernel Exploitation: Attacking the Core", "Generation 500" and "Svenska Hackare", ”The ABC of IT-security”. Additional to being an advisor for book projects i am also often seen on TV in programs such as “Stoppa Tjuven”, ”Veckans Ord” and TV4 Nyhetsmorgon.
I have about 20+ years of experience working in the IT security field. This have given me the opportunity to work in many interesting fields such as: Vulnerability and Threat Management, Customer Experience, Penetration Testing, Development and Fighting Cybercrime.
Since retiring after a 30 year career with the FBI, Scott has spoken to hundreds of groups (from multi-national businesses to social gatherings at local rotary clubs) about the cyber threats their businesses and families face. Scott tailors each of his informative, interactive, engaging and entertaining presentations to match each audience's level of cyber sophistication and understanding about this behind-the-scenes the problem that often results in identify theft, loss of savings and disruption to business activities. Everyone who attends a Scott Augenbaum address leaves with simple, easy to understand, no-cost actionable takeaways that will make them, their businesses and their families more cyber-secure. You don't have to be the next victim of cybercrime!
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