Dmitri Alperovitch

Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer, CrowdStrike

Bachelor's in Computer Science and Master's in Information Security, Georgia Institute of Technology. Computer security researcher; thought leader on cybersecurity policies and state tradecraft. Formerly with: Secure Computing; McAfee; led company's global Internet threat intelligence analysis and investigations. 2010-11, led global team that investigated and brought to light Operation Aurora, Night Dragon and Shady RAT ground-breaking cyberespionage intrusions. Co-Founder and CTO, CrowdStrike, a leading provider of next-generation endpoint security, threat intelligence and incident response services. Former Member, Georgia Tech Information Security Center (GTISC) Industry Advisory Board. Senior Fellow, Atlantic Council. Member, RSA Conference Advisory Board. Inventor of 25 patented technologies. Has conducted extensive research on reputation systems, spam detection, web security, public-key and identity-based cryptography, malware and intrusion detection and prevention. Frequently quoted as a cyberpolicy and cybersecurity expert source. Recipient of awards: Young Innovators under 35, MIT Technology Review (2013); Leading Global Thinker for 2013, Foreign Policy Magazine; one of Washingtonian's Tech Titans for accomplishments in cybersecurity (2013, 2015); Federal 100 Award for contributions to the federal information security (2011).