Bob is currently the Senior Product Manager for Cyber Analysis at IBM i2 Safer Planet. Prior to this role, Bob worked in the private sector standing up threat intelligence programs at Bloomberg and global financial firms. He accomplished these efforts as the owner of his own consulting firm and working internally within the enterprise. He also has deep government experience having held positions at NSA’s Cyber Center, U.S. Cyber Command, U.S. Army’s Signals Intelligence Corps, the FAA, and NASA. Serving in Iraq during “The Surge”, Bob’s intelligence unit supported the detainment of over 450 high-value targets and greatly reduced attacks in his unit’s operation area. Bob served as a U.S. Army officer and is a recipient of numerous military awards, to include the Bronze Star and Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal. Bob is also a Truman National Security Fellow, Brookings Institution Council on U.S. and Italy fellow, and serves on the advisory board of multiple startups. Bob received a Bachelors of Science degree in Mathematical Physics from the State University of New York at Buffalo. He holds a Master’s degree and certifications in Intelligence Studies and Network Protection respectively. Bob is also a graduate of numerous U.S. Department of Defense professional education courses focusing on intelligence operations. He holds various technical certifications, to include CISSP.