Daniella Traino – Managing Director, Pinecone Technology Strategies https://www.pineconestrategies.tech/
Daniella leads a niche technology advisory with a focus on strategic cyber security services (interim CISO for high-tech & mid sized enterprises) and high-tech commercialisation. She is a non-executive director and strategic advisor to IoTSec Australia (a not-for-profit organisation influencing IoT cyber security innovation), a member of the Research Advisory Committee for the Internet Commerce Security Laboratory (ICSL) – a cyber security research unit of Federation University Australia, Startup Editor (AI, Cyber Security) for IdeaSpies (platform sharing innovation to inspire action across the Australian ecosystem), Cyber Track Leader for Spark Festival. She was recently nominated as 2019 Security Champion, by the AWSN & CSO IDG Women in Security Awards.
In prior roles, Daniella led the Australian-based cyber security division for a European Technology Consulting company (product development, go-to-market strategy, advisory for the Asia Pacific region). While a Director and Business Leader (Cyber Security) for Australia’s premier R&D agency, codeveloped the cyber security business strategy and led business development, commercialisation and global innovation partnerships for the cyber security domain. Daniella was a member of the combined CSIRO Data61-Defence Sciences Technology Group (DSTG) team that won two National iAwardsand three state iAwardsfor a Cyber Security Product innovation.
Daniella is also a co-author and contributor to a number of published reports in innovation ecosystems, cyber security innovation and cyber security analytics.
Daniella was formerly the first Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) for a NSW-government department (critical infrastructure) and held various executive management leadership roles in Banking & Finance and Management Consulting across business strategy, security design advisory & assurance, threat & risk management, supplier risk management, incident response.
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