Today on That Tech Pod, Laura and Gabi talk to Cyber Siblings Anu and Sumeet Kukar.
Anu is the 2022 Global Power 100 Women in Cyber and 2021 winner Australia’s IT Security Champion. She is passionate about paving a way to support professionals from diverse skills background to contribute in cyber. To achieve this, she is driving a global campaign Switch2CyberTM. Anu is known as the Cyber UntanglerTM who advises CxO and Boards with her 20+ years of experience in consulting and industry. She brings her cyber, data, emerging tech, risk, governance & regulatory expertise. She has delivered global keynotes, insights on panels, podcast guest and author of publications totalling 80+ across 9 countries. She shares practical insights through her unique storytelling whilst taking the audience on a virtual tour around the world.
Sumeet is a global speaker, panelist and podcast guest, covering topics on cyber security, education, hacking, risk and resiliency and was formerly awarded Australia’s Emerging Leader of the Year. He is the CEO and Founder of Arascina®, which enables non-techies to be work-ready in cyber and is also the Board Committee and Sector Lead for Education & Research in international trade. He is a Chartered Accountant and a Certified Ethical Hacker, has built cyber and risk functions in financial services as an interim Chief Risk Officer and taught four disciplines of Science at the University. Learning often takes a long time and needs to be maintained just like your health. The speed of change in today’s tech world means we’ve got to learn faster. Sumeet’s purpose is to enable you to learn cyber. Lightning-fast. As a Learning NibblerTM, he finds bite-sized learning in everyday things and uses them to develop capabilities.