Wendi Whitmore

Vice President, X-Force Threat Intelligence, IBM

Wendi Whitmore, a globally recognized cybersecurity industry leader, with deep expertise in incident response and cyberthreat intelligence, is the Vice President, X-Force Threat Intelligence at IBM. In 2016, she created the X-Force Incident Response and Intelligence Services (IRIS) team. She and her team grew it from inception to a Forrester Quadrant One incident response leader in less than three years. Whitmore frequently speaks to executive boards and at a variety of high-profile technical conferences. She has been a featured speaker at Black Hat, RSA, SANS, the Fortune Most Powerful Women Summit and the WSJ Academy, among others.