Abraham Rivera is a security practitioner with over 28 years of experience with computers, networking, information security management, training, investigations, digital forensics, ediscovery and incident response in the public and private sectors including academia. The first and former Executive Director of IT and Investigative Operations and law enforcement officer for the New York City Department of Investigation, his managerial and technical expertise is extensive, hands-on, and encompasses over a dozen operating systems, networks and databases. He earned most of the major certifications in the information technology, information security and digital forensics fields. In addition, he has been teaching aggressive networking and security programs and has been performing speaking engagements at numerous institutions, organizations and conferences since 1998. Abraham graduated Cum Laude from the City College of New York and from John Jay College with a Master's of Public Administration in Inspection and Oversight.
VP, Lead Investigator
Former law enforcement officer