Charles Carmakal is a Vice President with Mandiant and is based in Washington DC. Carmakal and his team have helped hundreds of organizations respond to major security breaches orchestrated by foreign governments, organized criminals and political hacktivists. He has 15 years of experience helping organizations become more resilient to cyberattacks. Prior to joining Mandiant, Carmakal served in various leadership roles within PwC in the US and Australia. Carmakal received bachelor’s and master’s degrees in management information systems from the University of Florida.