Rashmi Knowles

Virtual CISO, Artisan Southwest
Rashmi Knowles has over thirty years experience in data and mobile communications
focusing on Cyber Security for the last twenty years. Her most recent role which
she held for twelve years was Field CTO for RSA in EMEA. She is currently self
employed working as a Virtual CISO for a number of organisations. Rashmi is a
prominent thought leader, evangelist and spokesperson and is a popular speaker
for both professional and industry conferences and has appeared on BBC and Sky
News on a number of occasions as a subject matter expert on Advanced Cyber

Rashmi holds a degree in Computer Science from the De Montfort University and a
Post Graduate in Computer Studies from the University of the South Bank. She is
passionate about getting more women in Cyber Security and currently volunteers
with local schools to encourage teenage girls to consider a career in Cyber