Bertrand Blond, Director of Cyberdefense Information Systems, Commandement de la Cyberdéfense

By cultivating innovation in the service of operational performance, Bertrand Blond joined the Cyberdefense Command in 2018, as head of the capability and innovation office, in charge of steering the equipment strategy and cyber defense programs.
Digital native, he supported and operated digital transformation projects in France and Europe. After having held...more

Elisabeth Ly, Chief Information Security Officer, Siemens SAS

Being a geek in her youth, cybersecurity was an obvious choice for Elisabeth! After graduating with a Master's degree in this field, she was able to discover different aspects of cybersecurity through her experiences working in technology and governance. She worked in cybersecurity governance at Allianz France for 3 years... more

Nicolas Burtin, Director of Security and Operational Resilience , Generali France

Nicolas Burtin is Director of Security and Operational Resilience and a member of the Generali France management team. He reports to the COO who is responsible for Information Systems and Operations.  As a specialist in information... He began his career in 2003, within the Ministry of the Interior as a security engineer.  In 2006, he joined the Carrefour Group as Head of Group IS Security.  In 2011, he joined Caisse des Dépôts where he held the position of IS Security Manager for the public institution in the Group Risk Department.  Nicolas holds an engineering degree from the Ecole Centrale de Marseille and a Specialized Masters in Computer Systems and Network Security from TELECOM Paris. He is also part of the Citizen Cyber Defense Reserve.  more

Maran Madiajagane, Group CISO, RAJA Group

Maran is an information security professional with more than 20 years of experience in IT, including 12 years specialising in security. After graduating from the RMIT University in Melbourne, with a BA in IT Maran started his career as a developer, then specialised in network and information systems security. His various roles at the...  more

Juan Carlos Lopez Ruggiero, Chief Information Security Officer, Bouygues Energies & Services

Juan Carlos is a results-driven CISO with 20+ years of experience in managing all facets of information security management, cyber security, risk management, regulatory compliance, and quality assurance.
Executive with proven track record of establishing and implementing...
Demonstrated excellence in implementing strategic security initiatives, supporting evaluation, deployment, and management of current and future security technologies.
Owns a strong international and multicultural background, having lived and worked in North/South America, Europe, Africa and Middle East.

Thomas Degardin, Group Cybersecurity Coordinator, Bouygues

Thomas Degardin is a cybersecurity professional with nearly 20 years of experience in CAC40 companies. He has held operational functions and governance roles in various environments such as telecommunications, heavy industry, retail, banking-insurance and construction. Having experienced the “Great Attack”, he is even more committed to deploying a holistic...more

Ezechiel Symenouh, Cyber Underwriter - France, Benelux & Nordics, Tokio Marine HCC

Ezechiel holds a master’s degree in Global Risk Management from KEDGE BUSINESS SCHOOL (Bordeaux) and a master’s degree in Insurance Management from the École Nationale des Assurances de Paris. With more than 7 years of experience in cyber insurance, he started his career in Paris as an account manager for financial lines at the brokers Marsh and then Willis Tower...more

Antoine Bajolet, CISO, Henner Group

Antoine Bajolet is currently CISO of Henner Group. He has held positions in cybersecurity in numerous organisations and sectors, including transportation, retail and telecommunications. Antoine is a graduate in criminal law and criminal sciences.

Matthieu Jouzel, Solutions Engineer, BeyondTrust

Matthieu Jouzel is Solutions Engineer at BeyondTrust. His role is to support customers and partners in the implementation of their security strategy in order to help them protect and manage their credentials, access and privileged sessions. Before working for BeyondTrust, Matthieu held the position of Security Architect at EDF and then at IBM Security. His various...more

Tom McVey, Solutions Architect, Menlo Security

Tom McVey is an EMEA Solutions Architect at Menlo Security, where he works to achieve his customer’s technical requirements and architects web and email isolation deployments for organisations across many different industries. Coming from a background in UEBA & insider threat - he provides expert cybersecurity advice and strategic guidance to...more

Vincent Porte, Regional Enterprise Account Manager, KnowBe4

Vincent Porte has 10 years of experience in sales, business development and IT. At Knowbe4, he helps medium and large organizations to improve their Security Awareness culture, by training their employees to get the best security practices.


Eric Piroux, Business Development Director Cybersecurity | Digital Trust, EMEA Center of Excellence, Entrust

Eric is an experienced business professional in Cybersecurity, Trust Services, PKI, Cryptography. From a broad business-centered focus he has supported the digital transformation of numerous Financial Institutions, Corporations and e-Gov.  He led the expansion of security/GRC software vendors out of France, Spain, Italy and Germany after a career as Commercial...more