Director of Research Operations
Toni Gidwani is the Director of Research Operations at ThreatConnect and leads ThreatConnect’s research team, an elite group of globally-acknowledged cybersecurity experts dedicated to tracking down existing and emerging cyber threats. Her team routinely publishes research pertaining to cybercrime and nation-state attacks and actors, including a body of work surrounding Russian efforts to hack the 2016 U.S. presidential election. Toni has presented at security conferences worldwide and has appeared in many top journalistic outlets including The Economist, CNN, the Financial Times, and the New Yorker. Prior to joining ThreatConnect, Toni led analytic teams in the U.S. Department of Defense. She also teaches a graduate course in cybersecurity strategy at Georgetown University.