Alex Sharpe is a long-time Cybersecurity, Governance, and Digital Transformation expert with real-world operational experience. He has spent much of his career helping corporations and government agencies reap the rewards afforded by advances in technology while mitigating risk. He began his career at the NSA before moving into the Management Consulting ranks building practices at Booz Allen and KPMG. He subsequently co-founded two firms with successful exits, including The Hackett Group. Alex holds degrees in Business from Columbia Business School, Systems Engineering from Johns Hopkins University, and Electrical Engineering from New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT). He is a published author, speaker, instructor, and advisor.