Wasif Shakeel

Vice President,
Cyber Operations

Mr. Shakeel, Vice President of Cyber Defense, has over 15 years of hands-on years of experience in cyber security in its various disciplines including security operations, vulnerability management, and accreditation. In this capacity he has supported a number of federal and commercial entities including, DHS, CBP, ATF, USAF, Wells Fargo, and many others. Formerly, the Senior Director of Cyber Security for a large integrator, Mr. Shakeel managed multiple cyber security programs in the federal civilian sector including DHS SOC, IRS CSIRC, CFPB Engineering Services, and many others. He has directly led programs including DHS SOC and Managed Services SOC where he has developed and implemented ground-breaking SOC processes, metrics, and cyber defense techniques. For Defense Point Security, Mr. Shakeel directs the Cyber Defense practice – which is composed of multiple SOC programs in the federal civilian, health, and commercial sectors – with hands-on support for customers and DPS employees to ensure services provided are highly innovative yet cost-effective cyber solutions.