CEO, Intel 471
Mark Arena is the founder and CEO of Intel 471. Prior to Intel 471, Arena worked for a cyber threat intelligence provider to quietly lead cyber threat intelligence collection against sophisticated actors and groups in the areas of cyber espionage, cybercrime and hacktivism. He has a unique ability to understand the cyber threat environment of both actors and the tools they use, and uses out of the box thinking to solve cyber threat problems. Before that, he worked at the Australian Federal Police as a technical specialist within the High-Tech Crime Operations function. He worked on several different crime types when new, unique or emerging technologies used by technically sophisticated criminals.