Marcus Fowler is SVP of Strategic Engagements and Threats at Darktrace and CEO of Darktrace Federal. As SVP of Strategic Engagements and Threats, Fowler works closely with senior security leaders across industries on cyber security strategy and business resilience, including across Darktrace’s Federal Division. Fowler focuses his research and analysis around emerging and next generation cyber threats, trends, and conflicts. Prior to joining Darktrace in 2019, Fowler spent 15 years at the Central Intelligence Agency developing global cyber operations and technical strategies. He has led cyber efforts with various US Intelligence Community elements and global partners. Prior to serving at the CIA, he was an officer in the United States Marine Corps. Fowler has an engineering degree from the United States Naval Academy and a Masters’ Degree in International Security Studies from The Fletcher School. He also completed Harvard Business School’s Executive Education Advanced Management Program.