Noureen Njoroge
Director of Global Cyber Threat Intelligence
Biographical Info
Noureen Njoroge is a passionate Cybersecurity Professional with vast experience in multi-faceted, complex, fast-paced environments in the public and private sector. Noureen excels in Threat Intelligence with proven leadership experience on issues concerning security and data privacy to technical groups and business stakeholders. She is the Director of Cyber Threat Intelligence at Nike. Noureen is a critical thinker, astute problem solver, and an effective translator between technical and non-technical entities in Cybersecurity. She is a global keynote speaker, award winner of 2020 Cybersecurity Woman of the year by Inteligenca, Cisco 2019 Cybersecurity Champion. She is listed among the Top 30 Most Admired Minority Professionals in Cybersecurity by SeQure World Magazine, UK. Noureen is a people leader and very passionate about mentoring others. She is the owner of the Mentor & Mentee women in Cybersecurity group on LinkedIn, Founder of the Global mentoring program, and the president of the North Carolina Women in Cybersecurity (WiCyS) Affiliate chapter. Noureen Njoroge has continued to be an advocate for many women and others in the IT industry.  Noureen sets an example for others to follow in her hard work to keep ahead of the pack in a rapidly changing industry, her commitment to sharing insights on an ongoing basis generously, and her desire to help clients protect their business and their data in a complex and uncertain world. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Information Technology from the University of Massachusetts (UMASS) and a graduate of the Cybersecurity program at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
Featured Podcasts:
1. The importance of mentors in your cybersecurity careers | ZeroHour Podcast.
2. Diversity and Mentorship in Cybersecurity |
3. An Infosec Life | ITSP Magazine
4. Creating more opportunities for others in the Cybersecurity industry. | Cisco Security.
5. The impact of a diverse cybersecurity team | Cisco Security.

President and Co-founder:
▪ North Carolina Women in Cybersecurity
▪ Global Cybersecurity Mentoring (

Advisory Board Member at:
▪ Women in Cybersecurity organization (
▪ Spark Mindset Inc.
▪ Africa Cyber Defense Forum
Notable Speaking Engagements
▪ SiberXchange Summit
▪ Caltech Cyber Bootcamp
▪ WiCyS Conference
▪ ISSA Triad of NC
▪ Africa Cyber Defense Forum
▪ Infosecgirl summit
▪ ISACA SheLeads
▪ Sparkmindset & CyberHER