Fernando Jiménez Castro
Lieutenant Colonel, Operations Branch ESP Joint Cyber Command (MCCD)
Mr. Fernando JIMENEZ is currently responsible for the COS of the unclassified networks of the Ministry of Defense, which is located in the facilities of the Joint Cyber Defense Command at the Retamares Base in Pozuelo de Alarcón (Madrid).
As COS is included in the Defense Group of the Joint Cyber Defense Command, he has participated in several cyber exercises as a member of the defense team, which is known in jargon as BLUE TEAM.
Before joining the MCCD in 2015, Mr. Fernando JIMENEZ was in charge of database administration and replication systems in the Management Center of the Air Force from 1996 to 2003, and then he was assigned from 2003 to 2015 to the Department of Databases at the Corporate Center of Exploitation and Support (CCEA) at the current CESTIC.
Mr. JIMENEZ graduated from the Faculty of Computing of the Polytechnic University of Madrid in 1996 and he obtained a Master's degree in Cybersecurity from the Carlos III University of Madrid in 2016.
Mr. JIMENEZ lives in Madrid with his wife and two daughters.