Donald (Andy) Purdy

Chief Security Officer, Huawei Technologies USA

Andy Purdy is Chief Security Officer for Huawei Technologies USA overseeing Huawei USA’s cybersecurity assurance program and supporting Huawei’s global assurance program. Purdy is the Huawei global lead for the East-West Institute Global Cooperation in Cyberspace Initiative and serves on the Steering Committee of the Open Group Trusted Technology Forum. Purdy was the senior cybersecurity official of the US government from 2004 to 2006. Prior to joining the Department of Homeland Security, Purdy served on the White House staff where he helped draft the National Strategy to Secure Cyberspace after which he went to the Department of Homeland Security where he helped form and lead the National Cyber Security Division and the US Computer Emergency Readiness Team.