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Intel's David Hoffman Joins NCSA Board of Directors

Intel's David Hoffman Joins NCSA Board of Directors - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Intel's David Hoffman Joins NCSA Board of Directors - top government contractors - best government contracting eventThe National Cyber Security Alliance announced today David Hoffman, director of security policy and global privacy officer at Intel Corporation, has been named to the organization’s board of directors. NCSA is a nonprofit public-private partnership focused on cybersecurity awareness and education.

Hoffman is an expert in cybersecurity issues and will support the organization’s mission to create a culture of cybersecurity and safety through education and awareness activities. He will be joining board members who are executives from companies such as Cisco SystemsGeneral Dynamics Advanced Information Systems, McAfee, Facebook, Lockheed Martin Information Systems & Global Services and SAIC, among others.

According to NCSA, Hoffman joined Intel in 1998 as an eBusiness attorney and founded Intel’s privacy team in 1999. A year later, he was appointed group counsel of eBusiness and director of privacy. He later relocated to Munich, Germany, in 2005 to serve as group counsel in the Intel European legal department while leading Intel’s worldwide privacy and security policy team. 

“David brings a strong understanding of legislative history behind privacy and security related issues and we look forward to leveraging his insight,” said Michael Kaiser, executive director of NCSA. “His diverse skill set and aptitude for international and worldwide privacy issues will further enhance our efforts to promote security and online safety for all global citizens. We welcome David to the board and look forward to working with him.” 

“The digital atmosphere is vast and requires a diverse team effort to protect users and combat cyber crime on a global basis,”  Hoffman said. “I look forward to sharing my breadth of knowledge about privacy and security from the legislative, consumer, and developer perspectives to increase online safety for all.” 

Along with this new appointment, Hoffman also participates in several other security and privacy related organizations. He was a founding member of the BBBOnLine Steering Committee and served on the TRUSTe board of directors from 2000 to 2006. David also served on the board of directors for the International Association of Privacy Professionals and held the role of treasurer.

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