Andrew Ginter

VP Industrial Security at Waterfall Security

Andrew Ginter is the VP Industrial Security at Waterfall Security Solutions and an Adjunct Assistant Professor at Michigan Technological University. At Waterfall, Andrew leads a team responsible for industrial cyber-security research, contributions to standards and regulations, as well as security architecture recommendations for industrial sites. At MTU, Andrew is responsible for a graduate engineering course on industrial cyber risk assessment. Before Waterfall, Andrew managed software development teams for control system products, IT/OT middleware products and industrial cybersecurity products. He holds a number of middleware and cybersecurity patents. Andrew is also the co-chair of ISA SP-99 WG1, a co-author of the Industrial Internet Consortium Security Framework, and the author of two books: Secure Operations Technology and SCADA Security - What's broken and how to fix it. He is a frequent contributor to ICS cyber-security standards and post-secondary curricula. Andrew holds a BSc in Applied Mathematics and an MSc in Computer Science, both from the University of Calgary.