Senior Director and Cyber Insurance Thought Leader
Aaron Aanenson serves as Cyber Insurance Thought Leader at BitSight, bringing over 19 years of IT and cybersecurity experience. In this role, he helps underwriting teams and their brokers produce better outcomes for their clients. Aaron provides thought leadership and recommendations regarding the role of underwriters, cyber insurers, and those seeking cyber insurance. He has been working with cyber insurance teams globally since 2017 to develop underwriting strategies, translate underwriting data into actionable outcomes, and develop business strategies for chief underwriting officers. Prior to his role at BitSight, Aaron helped multinational companies identify, understand, and manage their cyber risks while working at Booz Allen Hamilton, Sungard Availability Services, and S-RM. His interest in technology started at a young age, leading him to learn C++ and earn his amateur radio license before starting high school. Aaron graduated college with an honors degree in Information Assurance from Pace University, designated a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cybersecurity by the NSA, CISA, DoD, and the FBI.