Sivan Tehila, a Cyber expert with over 15 years of experience. Cybersecurity Strategist at Perimeter 81, Founder of Cyber Ladies NYC, and Adjunct Professor of Cybersecurity at Yeshiva University.
During a ten-year career in intelligence and cybersecurity in the Israel Defense Forces, Sivan served as an Intelligence Officer, CISO of Research and Analysis Division, and Head of the Information Security Department of the Intelligence Corps. Sivan was honorably discharged as a Captain.
On retiring from the IDF intelligence corps, Sivan joined the Israeli defense technology company RAFAEL as an Information Security Officer and a profiler. She then served as a cybersecurity consultant for the Israel Railways.
Sivan runs technical and educational workshops in Cybersecurity, speaks at conferences worldwide, and contributes to information and cybersecurity magazines.
During the last years, Sivan has dedicated herself to promoting women in Cybersecurity. She Founded Cyber Ladies NYC and developed a unique cybersecurity program for Manhattan High School for girls.
SC Media chose Sivan as a Woman to Watch and one of the 25 influential women in IT Security for 2020.