Director, Threat Operations Center
Ben leads a team of analysts in performing active defense inside of ICS/SCADA networks. In this capacity, he is responsible for performing a threat hunting, incident response, and training for the industrial community. Previous to his role at Dragos, Ben was the Associate Director at Electricity Information Sharing & Analysis Center (E-ISAC) and led cyber analysis for the sector. He and his team focused on leading edge cyber activities surrounding the North American bulk electric system. Ben was recognized as instrumental in building new capabilities surrounding information sharing and analytics in his five years at the E-ISAC. Prior to joining the E-ISAC, Ben built and led a team of 9 focused on network security monitoring, forensics, and incident response at a Fortune 150 energy firm. His team received numerous accolades from industry and law enforcement. During this time he also served in a CIP implementation project and various enterprise-wide mitigation programs.