Global Conference 2017
Dmitri Alperovitch is the Co-Founder and CTO of CrowdStrike Inc., a leading provider of next-generation endpoint security, threat intelligence and incident response services. A renowned computer security researcher, Alperovitch is a thought leader on cybersecurity policies and state tradecraft and has served as special advisor to the Department of Defense. Prior to founding CrowdStrike, he was a Vice President of Threat Research at McAfee, where he led global Internet threat intelligence analysis and investigations. In 2016, Alperovitch revealed the suspected Russian hacking of the Democratic National Committee, which unveiled the scope of cyber-influence operations against the U.S. electoral process. In 2016, Politico magazine featured him among the "Politico 50" thinkers, doers and visionaries transforming American politics. In 2013, Alperovitch was selected as the MIT Technology Review's "Young Innovators under 35," previously bestowed upon such technology luminaries as Larry Page and Sergey Brin, Mark Zuckerberg and Jonathan Ive.