Strategist, Cyber Risk
Chief Scientist & Research Fellow
As strategist of the Cyber Risk Cohort, as well as its Channel, Raj Samani, along with Troels Oerting Jorgensen, guides business leaders through critical issues in cybersecurity. He and Oerting set the agenda and invite experts to go deep on an issue with the purpose of sparking insights for subscribers.
Samani is a computer security expert working as the Chief Scientist, and McAfee Fellow for cybersecurity firm McAfee. He has assisted multiple law enforcement agencies in cybercrime cases, and is special advisor to the European Cybercrime Centre (EC3) in The Hague.
Samani has been recognized for his contribution to the computer security industry through numerous awards, including the Infosecurity Europe hall of Fame, Peter Szor award, Intel Achievement Award, among others. Samani is also the co-author of the book ‘Applied Cyber Security and the Smart Grid’, CSA Guide to Cloud computing, as well as technical editor for numerous other publications.
Samani is based in London.