Led by Intelligence Analyst William Altman
Cybersecurity attacks are rapidly evolving and increasingly severe. Once niche areas of digital security such as defending against social engineering attacks, detecting insider threats, and more are now top-of-mind for CEOs across nearly every industry from banking to logistics and beyond.
In tandem, startups are rising to address a myriad of emerging cyber challenges such as thwarting the infiltration of connected cars, securing data in enterprise hybrid-cloud environments, protecting firmware and supply-chain attacks, and more.
This briefing will look at:
- notable emerging sub-sectors of cybersecurity
- rising startups to watch
- funding activity around early-stage companies in the industry
- top early-stage investors that are backing the startups who will define the future of digital defense
William is an intelligence analyst at CB Insights, where he produces data-driven research on emerging technologies, industries, and geographies with a focus on cybersecurity. William's published industry research has been featured in the The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, CNN, and The New York Times.
Before CB Insights, William worked in the Middle East and North Africa where he conducted research on entrepreneurship in the Wamda Research Lab. William has a degree from Denison University, and a Master's Degree from the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterrey.