Ibrahima Mbaye, CISO, Computer Generated Solutions

Posted on: 03 Jan 2019

  Ibrahima Mbaye sets aside time in his busy schedule to have coffee, lunch or dinner with young cybersecurity graduates and college students.   Mentoring young graduates and students entering the profession is his way of giving back to an industry that gave him enormous opportunities after he migrated to the United States from his native Senegal.   “I…

Ilan Barda, Founder and CEO, Radiflow

Posted on: 27 Dec 2018

Ilan Barda is the founder and CEO of Radiflow, a leading provider of cybersecurity solutions for critical infrastructure networks (i.e. SCADA), such as power utilities, oil & gas, water and others. His current position perfectly blends his education in electronics and computer engineering with the cybersecurity experience that he honed while spending six years in…

Wes Knight, CISO, Georgia Department of Revenue

Posted on: 18 Dec 2018

After almost 20 years working for IBM in various IT roles and working under bosses of different temperaments, Wes Knight was perfectly happy to run his own training and consultancy firm in Atlanta, Georgia.   “In my company, pretty much I was the company, the sole revenue generator,” he says.  He worked long hours, travelled more days than…