Silensec CEO, Almerindo Graziano (aka Al) holds an MSc in Electronic Engineering and a PhD in mobile computer security, both from the University of Naples, Italy. For five years he also been the founder and course Leader for the MSc in Information Systems Security at Sheffield Hallam University, in collaboration with the British Standard Institution (BSI). He has personally authored a number of training courses from ethical hacking to intrusion detection, along with the first ISO27001 Lead Implementer certification course offered by BSI worldwide. He has consulted in formation security for private and government organizations across Europe, Africa and Middle East. Al is passionate about information security at 360 degrees but his heart beats a little faster when talking about IDS, WAFs, SIEM and Log Management technologies incident management and corporate security defence. When he is not working he can be found riding on two wheels either on his mountain bike or motorobike.