Raffael Marty

Chief Research and Intelligence Officer , Forcepoint

Biography

Raffael Marty is chief research and intelligence officer at Forcepoint. He brings more than 20 years of cybersecurity industry experience across engineering, analytics, research, and strategy to the company. Marty leads Forcepoint X-Labs, a specialized group that is dedicated to behavior-based security research and developing predictive intelligence to differentiate Forcepoint’s human-centric product portfolio.

Prior to Forcepoint, Marty ran security analytics for Sophos, a leading endpoint and network security company, launched PixlCloud, a visual analytics platform, and Loggly, a cloud-based log management solution. Additionally, Marty held key roles at IBM Research, ArcSight and Splunk and is an expert on established best practices and emerging innovative trends in the big data and security analytics space. Marty is one of the industry’s most respected authorities on security data analytics, big data and visualization. He is the author of Applied Security Visualization and is a frequent speaker at global academic and industry events.

Marty holds a master’s degree in computer science from ETH Zurich, Switzerland and is a student of the Japanese tradition of Zen meditation.