Mark Sangster is Vice President, Chief of Strategy at Adlumin Inc., a cybersecurity technology firm that focuses on revolutionizing how corporate institutions secure sensitive data and intellectual property while achieving compliance objectives through its managed security services platform.
Before joining Adlumin, Sangster established his 25-year InfoSec career at industry giants like Intel Corporation, BlackBerry, and Cisco Systems. His experience unites a strong technical aptitude and an intuitive understanding of regulatory agencies. During his time at BlackBerry, Sangster worked on the first secure devices for government agencies. Since then, he has continued to build mutually beneficial relationships with regulatory agencies in key sectors.
In addition to his industry experience, Sangster is the author of No Safe Harbor: The Inside Truth about Cybercrime and How to Protect Your Business. His thought-provoking work and perspective on shifting risk trends have influenced industry thought leaders.
Sangster has spoken at international conferences and prestigious stages as an award-winning speaker, including the Harvard Law School and RSA Conference. He has appeared on CNN News Hour to provide expert opinions on international cybercrime issues. He is a go-to subject matter expert for leading publications and media outlets, including The Wall Street Journal and Forbes, covering major data breach events.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Western Ontario and a Business Diploma from Humber College in Toronto, Canada.