About the Speaker
  • speaker photo
    Charles Garzoni
    Deputy CISO & Staff VP, Cyber Defense Operations, Centene Corporation

    Charles Garzoni is deputy CISO Centene Corporation and responsible for cyber defense operations. His career spanned multiple industries, law enforcement, and the military specializing in building teams to investigate, analyze, and attribute both nation-state and criminal cyber attacks. Over his career he has worked hundreds of high-profile incidents (such as Sony, OPM, Anthem, NASDAQ) and helped design and execute cyber operations against adversaries.

    He has held several significant positions within the government including, Incident Response Director and Cyber Incident Coordinator for the FBI Cyber Division, and Chief of Threat Analysis for the (NCIJTF). He was also appointed as the Director of Defensive Strategy for the US Cyberspace Solarium Commission and retired as a senior leader with the Air Force Office of Special Investigations (OSI) where he focused on cyber investigations, operations, and cyber strategy.