Hacking Into Security #7 - System and Network Engineer to CISO - Abbas Kudrati, Chief Cybersecurity Officer at Microsoft

Published: May 19 2020

In this episode, we catch up with Abbas Kudrati. Abbas has an impressive career which has seen him work around the world and is now operating as a Chief Cybersecurity Officer at Microsoft.

Abbas started off his career in a technical role and then progressed to working as a CISO for various organisations. He is incredibly generous with his time and gives back to the community in many ways, including as a part-time Lecturer for "Masters in Cyber Security" program at La Trobe University.

In our conversation, Abbas gives practical advice for others working in technical roles that aspire to work in a CISO position.