Yves Destrebecq, Head of Fraud Prevention, HSBC

In his current position, Yves Destrebecq has set up and steers the fraud prevention programme at HSBC, comprising in particular:
- Monitoring, studies and IT projects,
- Customer events on fraud & cybercrime,
- Employee training & awareness,
- Communication with customers and employees,
- Regular review and...more

Arnaud Martin, CISO, Caisse des Dépôts

After a double Franco-German training as an engineer, Arnaud's diversified career within the Orange group (five years in IT, five years within the network team and six years in security) enabled him to acquire a global vision of current strategic challenges and technological breakthroughs at an international telecom operator. Beyond the "operational...more

Paul Steiner, Head of Compliance, La Française des Jeux

Through several years in the industrial sector of smart card manufacturing, Paul has consolidated a diverse experience in information security due to various positions as IT solution security project manager, auditor for a centralised security management system and compliance manager for embedded cryptographic solutions. In 2008, he joined the FDJ (Française...more

Federico Smith, Cybersecurity Expert, Octopus Cybercrime Community, Council of Europe

Expert in cybercrime and cybersecurity, Federico Smith has been integral in the implementation of new technologies in cyberspace, funding for research and development, and the protection of intellectual property on the internet and cybersecurity. Since 2011 as an ethical hacker, he has been involved in co-operation against cybercrime...more

Amina Bouras, Chief Data Officer, PRO BTP Groupe

Amina started her career in scientific research, with a focus on the reliability and algorithms’ optimisation. She then joined the area of insurance, where she took responsibility for financial and actuarial matters for over 15 years. Today in charge of data governance within the PRO BTP group (social protection group), she covers the organisational, quality...more

Vincent Ferran-Lacome, Information Security Architect, L'Oréal

Vincent started his career in London for two years, first at British Telecom in their R&D security centre, then at JPMorgan as a developer. He subsequently participated in the creation of the CERT at Société Générale, and worked for the Banque de France. He also worked for BNP Paribas, in the CSIRT team, and during his last professional experience,...more

Hervé Fortin, Data Protection Officer & Deputy CISO, Laboratoires Servier

With more than 20 years of experience in the IT world and 15 years in the privacy, Hervé worked as a CISO and DPO for a territorial collectivity then in pharmaceutical industry. Hervé covers all aspects of security and privacy whether technical, legal,  organizational or governance.

Oren Nadjar, CTO, independent French luxury cosmetics group

Oren Nadjar is the CTO of a French beauty brand dedicated to skin care, makeup and perfumes. As such, he oversees the organisation's architecture and Cloud transformation, data management and integration, and systems and networks. Previously, he also had a CTO role at SMCP (Sandro, Maje, Claudie Pierlot) from April 2017 to August 2018. Before joining...more

Frederik Rouleau, Solution Architect, TLS Contact

Tom Sams, Solutions Engineer, Digital Shadows

Tom is technical subject matter specialist with a background in Security Operations, Threat Intelligence and Application Security within private and UK defence sectors. Technical background includes SIEM and Orchestration, Security Intelligence and Operations, Threat Intelligence, Application Security (SAST, DAST technologies).

Christophe Leautey - Regional Sales Director, BitSight

For more than 20 years Christophe has helped Fortune 500 companies to mitigate their Business and IT risks by leveraging new technologies and data analytics. Before BitSight, he worked for some various Software companies like Splunk, SAS Institute or Remedy (today BMC Software).

Mick Benatek, Business Development Manager – France, Cybersel

For more than 25 years, Mick has supported large organizations in the implementation of new technologies to improve their business processes. Before joining Cybersel, he worked at SUEZ Environment, CGI and Digital Equipment.

Andy Spencer, VP Sales Engineering, Cofense

Andy Spencer has 25 years of IT experience, from early days as systems manager and consultant to his current role as senior sales engineer at Cofense. During his many years at Veritas and Symantec, he has gained substantial experience in data storage and data security. His primary goal has always been to improve the business results of his clients through innovative...more

Ekbal Gharbi, Sales Engineer, Cofense

Ekbal Gharbi is an experienced Sales Engineer with a demonstrated history of working in IT industry. Having an Engineering degree in Telecommunication and 10 years of experience as technical consultant in different multinational companies, Ekbal joined Cofense in 2017 in Dubai UAE to be part of META team and help the region to unite humanity against phishing.

Yvan Lanzada, Technical Channel Sales Engineer, Hermitage Solutions on Behalf of Tripwire

For more than twenty years, Yvan has supported many IT resellers, integrators and MSPs in selecting and implementing cybersecurity solutions, from perimeter, data, user security, infrastructure protection to audit compliance and conformity projects.  Before Hermitage, he has been working in the IT channel retail and distribution.

Guilhem Labourel, Account Executive, Darktrace

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Thomas Limpens, Solution Engineer South-West-Europe, Netwrix

Thomas has many years of experience as an information systems engineer. He helped organizations protect their IT infrastructures, optimize their procedures and respond to compliance audits.

Valentin Jangwa Regional Sales Director, Southern Region, Bitglass

Valentin  has been working in various sales positions in the security industry for more than 20 years, with extensive experience in various IT Security Fields.  In his current role as Regional Director at Bitglass he interacts with customers to discuss their cloud strategies on security. Valentin frequently speaks on security issues at various conferences...more

Nicolas Liard,​ Solutions Engineer, Bitglass

Nicolas has held various technical and commercial positions, well known as a trusted advisor in the cybersecurity industry for over 15 years. In his current role as solutions engineer at Bitglass, Nicolas brings his technical expertise in cloud security to assist organizations with their digital transformation and remote workforce challenges. Nicolas is...more

Vincent Meysonnet, Senior Sales Engineer, Cybereason

Vincent Meysonnet joined the Cybereason team in 2020 as a Senior Sales Engineer. He is has 15 years’ experience in IT and Security companies and held pre-sales roles with software providers such as Ruckus wireless, Aastra Mitel, Ucopia, Trend Micro and Bitdefender. After that, he created and managed several pre-sales teams as well as press relations as an SE manager...more

Hugues Masselin, Bug Bounty Specialist, HackerOne

Hugues advises companies in Southern Europe and Benelux on how to build successful Hacker-powered security programs such bug bounties and Vulnerability Disclosure Policies. He has been working in the software industry for 6 years for companies like SAP and recently opened HackerOne Paris office in mid-2019. He loves to engage with the international hacking community...more

Theo Zafirakos, CISO Coach and Professional Services, Security Awareness Speaker Terranova Security

Theo is an experienced security leader, trusted advisor and domain expert in security awareness strategy, governance and privacy and cyber security. He works with CISOs and security leaders globally to help identify, evaluate and manage security awareness risks and is considered a thought leader in security awareness strategy and programs, governance, information...more

Dalila BenAttia, Directrice Formation, Terranova Security

Trained as a jurist, Dalila has more than 15 years of experience in conducting continuing education and E-learning projects in information security, notably with the Paris Descartes University, Veritas Software and Symantec. Passionate about new technologies and digital learning, listening to the needs of her interlocutors is a permanent concern for her.

Jan Tietze, Director Security Strategy EMEA, SentinelOne

Before joining SentinelOne in 2020, Jan Tietze served in senior technical and management roles ranging from engineering to CIO and CTO roles for global IT and consultancy organisations. With a strong background in enterprise IT and an early career in senior field engineering roles in Microsoft and other security and consulting organisations, Jan understands...more

Gaëtan Gesret, Southern Europe Solutions Engineer, Proofpoint

Gaetan joined Proofpoint in 2017 as a Solutions Engineer, leading effective technical liaison between sales, customers, and partners across Europe, for various industries & business sizes. Gaetan developed a strong expertise in Proofpoint Threat Protection solutions portfolio (advanced email/cloud security, insider threat management & security orchestration). Prior...more

Gaël Barrez Sales Director, Synack

Gaël Barrez is Sales Director for Synack. In this role he is responsible for overseeing Synack’s operations in Southern Europe and Turkey. Gaël has over 20 years of cybersecurity sales, leadership, and business development. He has helped mainly Top 2000 companies in EMEA to protect their core business against a broad spectrum of cyber risk and terrorist threats....more

Willem Peerbolte, Group CISO, ODDO-BHF

Willem Peerbolte is Group CISO at ODDO-BHF, the leading independent Franco-German financial group. Willem has more than 15 years of experience in cybersecurity. In particular, he worked for more than ten years for BNP Paribas. First, as CISO at Arval, then at CIB-GECD, and finally at the head office, as Cyber Security Transformation Program Director for the entire...more

Xavier Mell, Country Manager France, French speaking Africa, Pulse Secure

Since more than 15 years, Xavier supports companies in securing their IT environments. With a technical background, Xavier started his carreer with a leading integration for security solutions. Ever since, he has continued to build expertise on providing the best in class Security Solutions to companies. Xavier joined Pulse Secure in 2005 and was one of the first...more

Joël Mollo, Regional Director, South EMEA, CrowdStrike

Joël Mollo joined CrowdStrike in June 2018 and built a Southern European team that now counts almost 20 people, including Italy and Spain. His experience, knowledge of the market and his connections in the cybersecurity and enterprise sectors are a major asset for CrowdStrike. Prior to joining the leader in cloud-delivered endpoint protection, Mr Mollo held senior...more