Laura Galante

Senior Fellow, Atlantic Council

Laura Galante is a Senior Fellow at the Atlantic Council, where she contributes to the Cyber Statecraft Initiative at the Brent Scowcroft Center for International Security. In 2017 Galante founded Galante Strategies LLC and has been engaged by several governments to increase national awareness of cyberthreats as well as building technical capacity to develop and share intelligence. Previously as Director of Global Intelligence at FireEye Inc., her teams investigated network activity, profiled and attributed advanced cyberthreats. She gave a TED talk at TED2017, appeared before the UN Security Council on cybersecurity and international peace and security, and speaks frequently to media and corporate groups. Galante holds a JD from the Catholic University of America and a BA from the University of Virginia.