Senior Director for Professional Services at AttackIQ
Ben Opel is Senior Director for Professional Services at AttackIQ, where he also serves as a Purple Teaming instructor at AttackIQ Academy. A former officer in the U.S. Marine Corps, he led, trained, and integrated Marines in defensive cyberspace operations in support of U.S. national security objectives.
He brings experience in the theory, development, and practice of cyberspace operations from critical assignments leading identification and defense of key digital terrain in support of U.S. Special Operations Forces and assessing emerging technological risks to the U.S. Marine Corps and U.S. National Security. He is a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy