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Arjmand Samuel Security Lead and Principal Program Manager at Microsoft


Arjmand Samuel is a Principal Program Manager at Microsoft, working in the Microsoft Azure Internet of Things team. He is also an adjunct professor at the University of Washington teaching graduate level courses in computer science.

In his current role, Arjmand leads the security and privacy efforts for Microsoft Azure IoT Suite, a cloud-based offering with preconfigured solutions that address common Internet of Things scenarios. Arjmand also leads the Azure IoT Edge product design and engineering. 

Arjmand has a bachelor’s degree in avionics engineering from NED University of Engineering and Technology, Pakistan; a master’s degree in control engineering from Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China; and a PhD in Information Security from Purdue University, USA.