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Chris Thompson

Global Adversary Simulation Lead – IBM X-Force Red
Through his past roles with the Center for Internet Security (CIS) and the National Board of Information Security Examiners (NBISE), Chris worked to promote standardization in security testing in North America using a unified approach to scoping, delivering, and reporting for security testing engagements, in order to help ensure companies are getting the most value for their investments. Chris holds his OSCP certification. Chris on the board for CREST USA (crest-approved.org), working to help mature the security testing industry. He has spoken at a number of security conferences, including Black Hat, Defcon, Wild West Hacking Fest, SecTor, Toorcon, and BSides.