Patrick Upatham, Global Director, Advanced Cyber Security at Digital Guardian (formerly Verdasys)
A former FBI cyber crime information security professional experienced in identifying, guiding and managing projects requiring combined technical expertise and an understanding of business impact across broad industries and audiences. Skilled in incident response, forensic acquisition/analysis and leading and liaising between technical and business teams involving technical investigations with private institutions and federal law enforcement. High acumen for identifying security gaps in existing and potential processes and infrastructure, and proficient at developing and communicating mitigation strategies through a consultative process to address risk management and governance. Self-motivated with a highly diverse skill set and excellent interpersonal skills, also experienced both working and living abroad on several continents and possessing additional linguistic abilities in the French and Thai languages.