Lesley Kipling

Lead investigator / Chief Security Advisor, Microsoft

Lesley Kipling is an incident response lead and forensic investigator working for Microsoft’s Enterprise Cyber Security Group. As such, she spends her life on a plane going from customer to customer to help them investigate and recover from attacks. If it’s been in the press, then it is highly likely Lesley and team were called on to help. An ex-geologist, Lesley moved into the IT industry 20 years ago and joined Microsoft 17 years ago. The last 14 years have been spent working with customers across all industry verticals during major security incidents and replicating that experience into training customers on how to protect themselves from these threats proactively.