Joseph Assaf Turner is a well-known and respected veteran cybersecurity expert with over 20 years of experience in the IT and Information Security fields. Prior to joining Intensity Glogal, he was the executive director of Maya Security where he developed cybersecurity strategies and tactics for various organizations. Mr. Turner was also the Head of Organizational Cyber Defense for the Israeli Ministry of Finance and Chief of Security for PIBA (Population, Immigration and Border Authority) in the Jerusalem region.
As a successful cybersecurity professional, Mr. Turner combines international business education with cutting-edge technological expertise to help organizations realize their business goals and objectives safely in the cyber environment through effective cyber risk management. With a passion for cybersecurity, Mr. Turner has been highly successful in helping companies in bridging the knowledge and communication gaps between management, IT and information security within the organization. Mr. Turner is certified in information security management and governance.
Mr. Turner provided cybersecurity advisory and consulting to the government, public and private sectors. Services include virtual CISO services, board advisory, strategic and methodology consulting.
Mr. Turner holds an MBA from CUNY Baruch College – Zicklin school of business in New York City and a BA in Business, Finance and Computer Information Systems from The College of Management Academic Studies in Rishon le Zion, Israel, and is a Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and an ISO27001 lead auditor.