Adam Winston

Chief Security Officer

A thought leader in cyber technology, Adam Winston has the depth of knowledge of an industry veteran, with over 20 years experience in the cybersecurity sector. As Chief Security Officer of Adam is driving the company’s Virtual Chief Information Security Officer (VCISO) and technology integration programs, and its evolution as the industry’s leading Managed Detection and Response (MDR) service provider.
Adam’s experience is both broad and deep within the sector, and spans endpoint, network and cloud systems security; audits and architecture; building and managing SOCs; software development and reseller ship alike; healthcare, education, defense and financial organizations; global enterprises of all sizes. Most recently, he served as VCISO helping customers through new privacy regulations GDPR, CCPA and Bill C-27 and guidance on how to prevent complex malware such as SolarGate and RaaS.
Prior to ActZero, Adam was the Founder and CTO of IntelliGO Networks (acquired by ActZero) and he developed its proprietary MDR software, built to service the threat hunting process. He also had key roles in managed security services for SIEM, NGFW and Penetration Testing performed by the company.
Adam holds a BASc in Computer Science as well as multiple industry certifications and awards for ethical hacking and various cyber technologies.