Brad Garnett

Brad Garnett (CCE®, GCFE, GCFA, GNFA, GCTI) is the General Manager for the Cisco Talos Incident Response (CTIR) Team and is responsible for the overall strategy and delivery of Incident Response Services globally for Cisco. He joined Cisco in 2016 as a Senior IR Consultant and has worked with global organizations and government entities on a global scale in preparedness, tactical response to computer intrusions, and emerging cyber threats. Brad began his cybersecurity career, while working in law enforcement in the State of Indiana. A decade later, he transitioned to the private sector. At Cisco, Brad has worked and lead a wide-range of global incident response engagements across many industry verticals. Brad’s vast experience, training, and education come from a blend of his law enforcement and DFIR (Digital Forensics & Incident Response) background. Brad has served on the board of directors for his local public education foundation and is a TEDx speaker. In 2021, Brad joined the groundbreaking Ransomware Task Force, which is helping shape public policy and strategies for businesses in the fight against ransomware globally.

When Brad isn’t fighting evil or teaching, he enjoys his family, cons, cyber threat intelligence, running, airshows, and coaching youth football.

Bio posted January 2022