Nicole Eagan is Chief Executive Officer at Darktrace, where she has led the company since 2014, and rapidly grown it into a global leader in cyber defense. Winner of ‘Woman of the Year’ award at The Cyber Security Awards 2016, Ms. Eagan has an extensive career in technology leadership with over 25 years of commercial and marketing expertise, turning fundamental ideas into real world products and helping companies scale. Under Nicole’s leadership, Darktrace’s machine learning and mathematical approach to cyber defense has won over 20 awards including World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer. Darktrace, headquartered in Cambridge, England and San Francisco, CA, has raised over $90 million to fund its global expansion and now has 300 employees working across 18 countries.