Michael DavisCTO at CounterTrack
Michael A. Davis has been privileged to help shape and educate the global community on the evolution of IT security. His portfolio of clients includes international corporations such as AT&T, Sears, and Exelon as well as the U.S. Department of Defense. Davis’ early embrace of entrepreneurship earned him a spot on BusinessWeek’s “Top 25 under 25” list, recognizing his launch of IT security consulting firm Savid Technologies, which was recognized as one of the fastest growing companies of its decade. As CISO of a large energy company, he witnessed the birth of the IoT firsthand and struggled with managing the first wave of devices. As senior manager of global threats at McAfee, he led a team of researchers in cutting-edge security analysis. He has a passion for educating others and as a contributing author for the “Hacking Exposed” books, has become a keynote speaker at dozens of conferences and symposiums worldwide. Most recently, Davis has served as CTO of CounterTack, provider of an endpoint security platform delivering real-time cyber threat detection and forensics.