CEO of Silensec, a management consulting, technology services and training company
Almerindo Graziano is the CEO of Silensec, a management consulting, technology services and training company, specialized in information security services. Dr Graziano holds an MSc in Electronic Engineering and a PhD in mobile computer security, both from the University of Naples, Italy. For five years he was also the founder and course Leader for the MSc in Information Systems Security at Sheffield Hallam University, in collaboration with the British Standard Institution (BSI). He has personally authored a number of training courses from ethical hacking to intrusion detection, along with the first ever ISO27001 Lead Implementer certification course offered by BSI worldwide. His areas of expertise include standards compliance (e.g. ISO27001, ISO22301, PCI DSS), IT infrastructure protection, design of SIEM and Log Management systems and development of the development of cyber threat intelligence capabilities. He has consulted in formation security for private and government organizations across Europe, Africa and Middle East. He also works as a cyber security expert for International Telecommunication Union (ITU) regularly delivering cyberdrills exercises and workshops for national CERTs and governments around the world.