Under the Patronage of H.H. Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of The United Arab Emirates

Supported by

The Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference

12-15 november 2018

Leo Simonovich

Leo Simonovich

Vice President and General Manager, Industrial Cyber and Digital Security

SIEMENS

As Vice President for Global Cyber Strategy Leo Simonovich is responsible for setting the strategic direction for Siemens industrial cyber security business worldwide. In this capacity, he identifies emerging market trends, works with customers and Siemens businesses to provide best-in-class cyber offers, and contributes to the company's thought leadership on the topic. He is particularly focused on solving the cyber security challenge in the O&G and power sector by bringing unique solutions to customers looking to address a growing and costly operational security risk. He frequently speaks on topics of cyber governance, risk management, and organizational transformation in operational environments.

Previously, Leo led the cyber risk analytics practice area at the management consulting firm, Booz Allen Hamilton. This is where Leo refined his expertise through his work with large government and commercial customers to improve their cyber risk posture. While at Booz Allen, Leo created an industry recognized methodology to evaluate the financial benefits of investment in cyber security.

Leo holds both a Masters in Global Finance and a MBA from the University of Denver.