Oz Alashe

CEO & Founder, CybSafe

Oz Alashe MBE is CEO and Founder at CybSafe, an innovative and fast-growing British cyber security company based at the prestigious Level39 tech community in Canary Wharf. A former UK Special Forces Lieutenant Colonel, Oz is now focused on making society more secure by helping organisations effectively address the human aspect of cyber security. He and his team have developed a software platform that leverages advanced data analytics and cognitive technologies to measure and improve cyber security awareness, behaviour and culture. He has extensive experience and understanding in the areas of intelligence insight, complex human networks and the human component of cyber security risk. He is also passionate about reducing societal threats to stability and security by making the most of opportunities presented through advancements in technology. Oz’s dynamic and socially-driven mission approach have attracted attention and interest from influencers and decision makers keen to address the realities of cyber security and the impact on people, business and community. He is regularly asked to comment in the national press as well as speak at events, often talking about issues relating to intelligence, cyber security and the socio-tech challenges faced by society. He is also a keen advocate of social investment and has worked with several mentorship schemes and charities that aim to help young people from all walks of life to fulfil their potential. Oz was made an MBE in 2010 for his personal leadership in the most complex of conflict environments.