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Chief Security Officer at Arceo.ai
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Mike Convertino is the chief security officer at Arceo.ai, a leading data analytics company using AI to dynamically assess risk for the cyber insurance industry. He is an experienced executive, leading both information security and product development at multiple leading technology companies, including Microsoft, Crowdstrike, F5 Networks and Twitter. His expertise includes cybersecurity technologies, network and endpoint security, digital forensic investigations, machine learning, intrusion detection and mitigation, and risk analysis.

In his role at Arceo, Mike applies his expertise to protect the company's technology assets as well as develop strategies for cybersecurity and risk professionals to make organizations more resilient. Before he joined Arceo in 2020, Convertino was the chief information security officer (CISO) at Twitter, where he protected the platform from sophisticated threats. Prior to that, he was vice president and CISO and later, chief technology officer (CTO) of security products at F5 Networks.

Articles by Mike Convertino
posted in June 2018
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