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GovWare 2023 Temp Background

Shawn Taylor

Shawn Taylor

Vice President, Threat Defense, Forescout
Spanning a 20-plus year career as an accomplished and well-respected systems engineer and public speaker, Shawn's strong mix of technical acumen, architectural expertise, and passion for operational efficiencies has established him as a trusted advisor to ForeScout's customers since joining in 2016. Shawn leads a team of Cyber Threat Hunters and Analysts who assist organizations in searching for, identifying and analyzing threats and risks present in their environment. Additionally, he and his team are called on to respond to cyber events and incidents, such as breaches or attacks. His experience includes designing, architecting and evangelizing solutions across a wide spectrum of industries delivers a rare cross-functional understanding of today's business-technology challenges, including Cybersecurity, Biometrics and Identity Management, IT Operations, Service Management and IT Asset Management. Shawn holds an ITIL' Foundation Certification, a BA in Economics from University of Maryland, College Park, and previously was with BMC, Delphix and CA,