Christopher Scott

CTO, Global Remediation Lead, IBM X-Force IRIS - IBM Security

With over 20 years of experience, Christopher has designed and delivered some of the most comprehensive proactive security programs for the world’s largest organizations and led incident response teams for several major data breach investigations. At IBM, Christopher is responsible for proactive security services, incident response, containment and remediation. In recent years, Christopher has worked onsite at several engagements responding to the multiple destructive Shamoon attacks in Middle East and in the US and Europe responding to NotPetya and multiple APT attacks. 

Prior to joining IBM X-Force IRIS, Christopher was a director at CrowdStrike, where he was heavily focused on incident preparedness and remediation. Christopher also spent more than 15 years working for L-3 Communications, where he discovered his passion for security after working tirelessly to secure the organization.