Eva Benn

Offensive Security Senior PM Manager @ Microsoft
| Co-Founder @ Women in Tech Global | Board Director @ ISACA | EC-Council Advisory Board Member @ CEH (Certified Ethical Hacker) | GIAC Advisory Board

Eva is a Senior Security PM Manager at Microsoft, currently leading the Offensive Security PM team that secures Microsoft’s largest and most important products and services across Edge devices, Windows OS and Devices, Xbox, Microsoft Game Studios, and more.

 Eva brings background in various cybersecurity domains and Big 4 consulting. Over the years she has earned multiple well-recognized industry certifications including CISSP, CEH, CCSP,  Security+, GSEC and GSTRT..  Aside from her lifelong obsession with cybersecurity, Eva is passionate about storytelling and distilling complex, ambiguous security problems into easy-to-understand concepts. As a proven thought leader, Eva has been an invited speaker at multiple security industry conferences and events.

 Eva gives back to the security community by serving on the ISACA Puget Sound Chapter Board of Directors, The EC Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) Advisory Board and the GIAC Advisory Board. She is also a co-founder of Women in Tech Global, a global, inclusive community that helps driving gender equality and Diversity & Inclusion in tech.

In addition to being a devoted lifetime cybersecurity professional, Eva is also a passionate mountaineer. She loves climbing peaks in the Swiss Alps in the summer and you’ll frequently find her summitting some of Washington State’s highest mountain peaks and volcanoes, including Mount Rainier, Mount Adams, Mount Baker and more.