OWASP Bio -
Marco Morana serves the OWASP organization as project lead of the CISO Application Security Guide and is member OWASP London chapter. In his current professional role, Marco is SVP at large Financial Institution in London, U.K. where he is responsible of managing information security governance, risk and compliance of architectural significant programs globally. Marco contributions to OWASP include the application security guide for CISOs as main author the application threat modeling methodology of the OWASP secure coding guide the introduction to the security testing methodology the OWASP security testing guide the OWASP Source Code Review Project and OWASP Security Analysis of Core J2EE Design Patterns Project. Marco is currently co-leading the OWASP cyber-security startup accelerator initiative Marco has presented on the topic of software and application security at several local chapter meetings and OWASP organized conferences in USA and Italy as well as at CSI and Blackhat security conferences. Marco's work on application and software security has been published on In-secure magazine,Secure Enterprise, ISSA Journal and the C/C++ Users journal as well as DHS Software Security Assurance and is currently co-authoring a book on Application Threat Modeling. Marco is also mentor for security start ups hosted at the level 39 incubator in London and is member of the technical board of advisers of the security start up company Nok Nok Labs Inc and Confer Technologies.