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Dr. Bright Gameli Mawudor
Cyber Security Engineering Lead at MARA

Dr. Bright Gameli Mawudor is a Cyber Security Engineering Lead at MARA, Africa's leader in Web3 & Blockchain technology. He is also the founder of the Africahackon, a Cyber Security collective dedicated to fostering excellence through, capacity building and development of a strong community of experts in Africa.

He acquired a PhD in IT Convergence and Application Engineering with concentration in Information Security from Pukyong National University, South Korea.

For his professionalism, Dr Bright is an Advisory Board member of

  • EC-Council Global Advisory Board Member – CTIA
  • Cybersafe Foundation
  • AFCAA – African council for accreditation and accountability

He has over 10 years of professional experience in the Cyber Security industry with strong expertise in Cyber security Strategy building, Resilience, and system penetration testing.

Bright has also presented at over 240 Cyber Security conferences, lectured at various universities, and contributed to cyber security publications.

He was also recognized by Tribe of Hackers: Blue Team 2020, Top 40 Under 40 2016/2021 of young entrepreneurs in Kenya and worked with world class organizations such as Dimension Data/NTT, Cellulant and Ushahidi.

Dr. Mawudor has performed various evaluations and selections of Cyber Security tools and successfully implemented IT security systems to protect the Confidentiality, Availability, and Integrity of critical business environments to curb and mitigate risks. Technically highly skilled in various environments, especially in the Cyber Security space dedicated and a team player with excellent leadership qualities.