James Azar

Strategic, Entrepreneurial CISO with a diverse background of startup and enterprise organization. A dedicated professional with 20-years of experience leading information security, DevSecOps, AppSec and engineering teams to solve complex challenges head on and align technology, security, and privacy to business goals.

Driven Security minded and business oriented security professional James works, leads, and is dedicated to the security and business mission. In his experience, James has served as CTO, and CISO but his true passion lays at intersection of Security and Business where innovation and out of box thinking are needed to drive security growth within an organization.

James is the host of the fastest-growing cybersecurity podcast in the country CyberHub Podcast, CISO Talk, and a new and noteworthy privacy podcast called Goodbye Privacy.

James is a global public speaker having spoken at events like CyberTech Israel, RSA, Data Connectors, FutureCon and has been published in Fox, OANN, AJC, ABC, NBC and James also writes for Substack.

James enjoys multiple espressos a day, chasing down a steak with Whiskey, Bourbon, or scotch.