Sherif Koussa is the OWASP Ottawa Chapter Co-Leader and Founder of Software Secured and Reshift Security.
Sherif brings over 14 years of experience contributing to OWASP Ottawa, as well as contributions to WebGoat, and OWASP Cheat Sheets. In addition, Sherif also supported the SANS and GIAC organizations in launching their GSSP-Java and GSSP-NET exams and contributed to several of their courses.
After switching from software development to application security, Sherif took on the mission to shift security left. He believes in the value of integrating DevOps with security and training developers on security concerns to yield the best results.