Expert in Cybersecurity. NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence ((NATO CCD COE)
Sandra is a Telecommunications Engineer with postgraduate Master's Degrees in both Telecommunications Engineering and Information and Computer Systems Security/Information Assurance, from the European University of Madrid. She also has several technical certifications including OSCP, CEH, CSFI-DCOE, and ITIL.
With 10 years of experience in the field of cyber security, Sandra is currently a technical researcher at CCDCOE and part of the Joint Spanish Cyber Command at the Spanish Ministry of Defence with ISDEFE. Throughout her career, she has led several projects in the field of cybersecurity and pentesting, both nationally and internationally, covering design, development and execution of the project. Sandra is a regular participant in various international Cyber Exercises, including as Locked Shields, Crossed Swords, Cyber Coalition and Cyber Europe, and has technically led the first national Cyber Exercises in the Joint Spanish Cyber Command. She is also a speaker at conferences related to Cyber Security and a Professor of Master of Digital Evidence Analysis and Fight against Cybercrime at the 'Universidad Autónoma de Madrid'.
Sandra is also a member of #SomosMujeresTech (WeAreTechWomen) group, which aims to promote the visibility of women in leadership positions within the world of the technology and innovation sectors.