Becky Pinkard Inducted into Infosecurity Europe Hall of Fame
Becky Pinkard, Managing Director of Global Cyber Operations at Barclays, has been inducted into the Infosecurity Europe Hall of Fame, honoring her contributions to the cybersecurity industry.
Pinkard was recognized for her extensive work in the cybersecurity field, including her time at Digital Island, Internet Security Systems, and Symantec. Additionally, she is a passionate advocate for diversity in the industry and has worked to promote cybersecurity as a career option for women.
The Importance of the Induction
Induction into the Infosecurity Europe Hall of Fame is not only a recognition of Pinkard’s accomplishments, but it also serves as a reminder of the importance of diversity in the cybersecurity industry. Women and other underrepresented groups bring a unique perspective and skillset to the field and have the potential to greatly contribute to its advancement.
The Future of Cybersecurity
As the field of cybersecurity continues to evolve, it is essential that industry leaders like Pinkard continue to lead the way. With ongoing cyber threats and an increasingly interconnected world, the cybersecurity industry will need diverse voices and innovative ideas to stay ahead of the curve.
Becky Pinkard’s induction into the Infosecurity Europe Hall of Fame serves as a reminder of the importance of recognising the contributions of diverse voices in the cybersecurity industry. It also highlights the need for continued progress towards a more inclusive and innovative industry, particularly in the face of ongoing cyber threats.Original Article: https://www.infosecurity-magazine.com/news/infosecurity-hall-of-fame-2023/