Diana Kelley

Global Executive Security Advisor


Diana Kelley is the Global Executive Security Advisor for IBM. She leverages her 25+ years of cyber risk and security experience to provide advice and guidance to CISOs and security professionals. She is a regular contributor to SecurityIntelligence and a co-author of IBM’s “Securing the C-Suite” and “Cybersecurity in the Cognitive Era” studies. She is a faculty member with IANS Research, an Industry Mentor at the Cybersecurity Factory and serves on the Advisory Board for InfoSec World. She was an IEEE “Rock Star of Risk” in 2016, speaks frequently at major conferences and has been quoted as a cybersecurity expert in many publications. She co-authored the book Cryptographic Libraries for Developers and was a guest lecturer at Boston College’s Master of Science in Cybersecurity program.