Jay Kelath

Head of Product Security, Dow Jones & Company

Jay started his career in security setting up honeypots to profile attackers. The many interesting challenges in the field led him to become a penetration tester to help businesses expose their security weaknesses, first in network security and then in application security. He found his stride in helping develop and mature information security programs. Jay is passionate about building cross-functional teams between engineering and security and bringing security into every aspect of a company’s culture through a focus on automation, tooling, and processes. Currently, Jay leads the Product Security team at Dow Jones. He is a seasoned public speaker and spoke at O'Reilly's security conference, 2017. He will also be presenting at DevSecCon 2018, BSIMM Conference, All Things Open chapter 2018.