Robert Wood is a security technologist, strategic advisor, and speaker. He is currently the Chief Security Officer at SourceClear, where he is responsible for the strategic vision and technical direction of SourceClear's security, privacy, and compliance program and the security research team. Throughout Robert's career he has worked with, advised, and led many security programs and initiatives including the trust and security program at Nuna Health and the red team practice at Cigital. Robert has always placed an enormous emphasis on adversarial thinking and strategic planning in his work and applies it everywhere he can.
Robert's personal mission is to help improve the state of cyber security so that it does not negatively impact lives. By developing strategy, building teams, working on problems that matter and helping others. Robert thrives on finding the union between technology, social psychology, and security along with other important social issues. He is fueled by tackling problems that haven't yet been solved or that have been labeled as too hard or risky by others.
Robert currently lives in the Washington, DC area with his wife and two German Shepherds.