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Sheldon Shaw

Director of Cyber Research &
Response Operations

Director of Cyber Research &
Response Operations

With 25 years of experience in the Security and Intelligence space, Sheldon Shaw is Difenda’s Director of Research and Response, in North America. As Director of Research and Response, he works across the operational technology and information technology teams to craft comprehensive security plans and execute our engagement model. Sheldon leads our 24/7/365 response to emergent and critical cyber threats directly supporting our customer’s cyber resilience and response. Sheldon’s interest in new technology and problem-solving has driven his success in the Security and Intelligence space.

After earning a Graduate Degree from Acadia University and Intrusion Analyst Certification from SANS GIAC, Sheldon worked in National Security for 15 years. Sheldon then sharpened his skills over the past ten years working directly with clients in information and operational technology security.

Even off the clock, Sheldon is a committed leader and problem solver in his community. Sheldon is currently Deputy Mayor of a small town in New Brunswick and a former Councillor. He continues to provide leadership to the city council while speaking on issues of concern in the community.

When not managing Difenda’s research and response team or leading his community, Sheldon also enjoys coaching Basketball for the Province of New Brunswick.