Karim Benslimane is Darktrace’s Director of Cyber Intelligence, working with clients in the public and private sector to analyse the most sophisticated cyber-threats today, and advising security professionals on the employment of artificial intelligence to strengthen their defensive strategy. Prior to joining Darktrace, Karim was Information & Communication Director at the Singapore Sports Hub, Head of IT at Vinci Stadium, and the IT Research & Development Manager at Stade de France. Karim is a technical specialist in cyber and counter-terrorism exercises with over two decades of experience defending the sports and event industry from sophisticated threats. He has led major IT and cyber security projects for international arenas and events such as the Football World Cup, Rugby World Cup, World Athletics Championships and over 500 games and concerts. He is based in Singapore.