A World Class Platform

From A World Class Team 

Our Vision: Make millions of companies "cyber competitive."

Thomas Nimmo - Co Founder & Chief Executive Officer

After witnessing countless companies struggle with everything 'cyber,' Thomas envisioned a better way. He founded Cyberfense to operate an incentive based and collaborative platform. The mission: Aid the defense of all companies, of all sizes so no one is left behind. 

Thomas served as a distinguished leader in Special Operations and the U.S. Army's elite Ranger Regiment (1/75). His achievements and experience includes a degree in Classics (Latin & Greek) and 12 years in Syndicate Finance and Risk Consulting. 

Otto Schmidbauer -  Co Founder & Chief Data Officer

Otto's experience in machine learning and risk management guides our team's innovative product delivery. He earned a PhD from the Technical University Munich, and conducted

post-doc research in Computer Science at the Carnegie Mellon University. He has spent more than 30 years contributing on scientific initiatives in both the U.S. and EU. 

James Felton Keith - Executive Vice President

JFK aligns our product and operations to multiple market channels. A 20 year engineer and serial entrepreneur with 2 exits in BigData & FinTech. As former Chairman of the Int'l Data Trade Association he grew membership from 23 to +30,000. He plays a hands-on role in several major cyber security policies including GDPR over the past decade. A notable author on the topic of data, he frequently keynotes at global venues like the United Nations, Future Tech Congress, Money 20/20. 

Harumi Urata-Thompson, CFA - Director of Operations

Harumi is the former Chief Operating Officer of CFA Society of New York which is the largest certifying body of chartered financial analysts. With +20 year of experience in leadership roles at for profit and non-profit organizations, she has covered a wide spectrum of enterprise including Insurance, Big Tech, Finance, Media, and Accounting.


Norman R. Hayes, Rear Admiral (Ret.) 

Admiral Hayes has over 30 years experience in strategic thought, tactical intelligence analysis and operational intelligence execution across a broad range of national and international real world and policy issues with a focus on theater, cyber and maritime operations. Admiral Hayes is a President's Leadership Fellow at Robert Morris University supporting the School for Computer and Information Security and the Center for Cyber Research and Training. He also serves as an Adjunct Professor at George Washington University.

Keith Koo

Host: Silicon Valley Insider. Business and technology executive with over two decades of experience in Banking, IT, Corporate Development, and Finance. Expert in driving strategic initiatives, negotiations, and leading highly critical and complex projects while successfully navigating through differing agendas, personalities, geographies and cultures. 

Bob Bausmith

Managing Director at CEO Quest and Former Chief Architect at UnitedHealth Group and Aetna, Bob has his finger on the pulse of development in both early-stage and complex multi-national organizations.

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