Leadership Team

Rising Cyber Leadership Team

Andrew Hay, CEO & Founder

Andrew Hay is a veteran cybersecurity executive, strategist, industry analyst, data scientist, threat and vulnerability researcher, and international public speaker with close to 25 years of cybersecurity experience across multiple domains. He prides himself on his ability to execute the security strategy of the company with which he works without neglecting business objectives and the needs of its customers. Andrew is the author of multiple books on advanced security topics and is frequently approached to provide expert commentary on industry developments. He has been featured in publications such as Forbes, Bloomberg, Wired, USA Today, and CSO Magazine.

Experience

  • 2019

    CEO & Founder, Rising Cyber LLC

  • 2017 - 2019

    Founder & CTO, LEO Cyber Security

  • 2018 - Present

    Contributor, Forbes

  • 2016 - 2017

    CISO, DataGravity (acquired)

  • 2014 - 2015

    Director, Security Research, OpenDNS (acquired)

  • 2012 - 2014

    Chief Evangelist & Director, Research, CloudPassage

  • 2010 - 2012

    Senior Security Analyst, 451 Research

  • 2009 - 2010

    Information Security Office, University of Lethbridge

  • 2008 - 2009

    Information Security Office, Capital G Ltd. (Bermuda)

  • 2005 - 2008

    Engineering, Product, and Program Manager, Q1 Labs (acquired)