LookingGlass Cyber Solutions, a leader in threat intelligence, has expanded its data science team by hiring Michael Sherman as Senior Vice President, Data Operations and Dr. Sven Brueckner as Chief Data Scientist. The hires underscore the firm’s objective to expand the use of applied data science to enhance cyber threat intelligence analysis.
Sherman joins LookingGlass as part of the recent acquisition of business intelligence and strategic advisory firm Next5. In his role, Sherman will run all aspects of data acquisition, processing, storage and delivery.
He has 25 years of software and data expertise, and previously founded the software development, design, and prototyping firm Stealthware. He also served as VP of Engineering for Exiger, where he managed the software development team responsible for designing, developing, testing, and delivering the firm’s product and technology enablement projects, architecting a scalable data processing system to provide valuable insights to users.
As Chief Data Scientist, Brueckner will be responsible for the innovation pipeline of customer relevant LookingGlass capabilities that generate actionable insight from a deep understanding of this massive stream of data. Prior to joining LookingGlass, he was Chief Technology Alchemist for RationalSwarms, where he invented powerful solutions that link human ingenuity and creativity with machine learning to form goal-driven distributed applications.
Before that, Brueckner served as Chief Technology Officer at ConvergentAI, spearheading development of the core machine learning capabilities featured in the company’s products and technologies.
To learn more about LookingGlass, go to https://www.lookingglasscyber.com.