Chloé Messdaghi has been appointed Head of Threat Intelligence at HiddenLayer. Messdaghi is focused on sharing the latest security for artificial intelligence (AI) research, building bridges between machine learning (ML) developers, security researchers, data scientists and the CISO communities, and driving growth of the security for AI category through education.

Messdaghi brings with her a proven track record of advising and developing solutions and strategies that have driven vast improvements in security teams. She has extensive knowledge of the industry, coming from multiple tenures in security-based roles, including within security for AI. With a background in politics, working for the Office of Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and as a volunteer for the United Nations, Messdaghi brings a unique perspective to the job.

Messdaghi has won numerous awards during her career, including Cybersecurity Woman of the Year, Cybersecurity Advocate of the Year and has been named a Power Player in the Cybersecurity industry by both SC Media's Women in IT Security and Business Insider. She serves as a board member for The Diana Initiative and is an Advisory Board Member for the Election Security Research Forum.