Chloé Messdaghi

Chloé Messdaghi is an award winning changemaker who is innovating tech and information security sectors to meet today and tomorrow demands by accelerating startups through solutions that empower organizations. She also provides career consulting for people who want to become leaders that stand out from the tech crowd and transform their organization and products. She is the cofounder of WoSEC and Hacking is NOT a Crime, and founder of WeAreHackerz. She is an international keynote speaker at major information security and tech conferences and events, and serves as a trusted source for national and sector reporters and editors, such as Forbes and Business Insider. Additionally, she is one of the Business Insider’s 50 Power Players of Cybersecurity, a SC Magazine honoree, Cybersecurity Advocate of the Year, and Cybersecurity Women of the Year by Cybersecurity Excellence Awards.

She holds a Master of Science from The University of Edinburgh, and a BA in International Relations from University of California, Davis, as well as executive education certificates from Wharton and Cornell.