Bob Gourley

Co-Founder and CTO

Moderator: From Mariupol to Kharkiv: Lessons From The Front Line

Bob Gourley is a co-founder and CTO of OODA LLC, the publisher of and Bob’s most recent book, The Cyber Threat, provides business executives with actionable insights into the threat landscape. Bob’s first career was as a naval intelligence officer, which included operational tours in Europe and Asia. Bob was the first Director of Intelligence (J2) at DoD’s cyber defense organization JTF-CND. Following retirement from the Navy, Bob was an executive with TRW and Northrop Grumman, and then returned to government service as the CTO of the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA). Bob was named one of the top 25 most influential CTOs in the globe by Infoworld. He was selected for AFCEAs award for meritorious service to the intelligence community, and was named by Washingtonian as one of DC’s “Tech Titans.” Bob is known throughout the aviation community for his fact-based, no-hype assessments on the cyber threat.