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María Paloma Gómez

WHO

María Paloma Gómez

POSITION

Professor, Master in Cybersecurity

Senior Cybersecurity Prmier Consultant, Microsoft

AREA

Data Science & Technology

Paloma is a +10 year security professional with deep expertise in Cloud Security, Identity and Threat Protection areas.

She is currently a senior cybersecurity premier consultant for Microsoft where she works with Fortune 500 companies across EMEA. As part of her role, Paloma has extensive experience in helping customers ensure business productivity and continuity while preventing and/or recovering from major cybersecurity incidents. Paloma is also a frequent speaker about security at local Microsoft events and leads an expert group generating intellectual property around Cybersecurity. Prior to joining Microsoft in 2011, she was a Security Consultant for Hewlett-Packard for four years.

Paloma is a graduate of the University of Seville where she holds a M.Eng. in Telecommunications Engineering. A life-long learner, Paloma enjoys spending time with her husband and two children, as well as other pursuits including entrepreneurship, reading and sports.

Corporate Experience

  • Senior Cybersecurity Premier Consultant, Microsoft, Spain, 2011-Present
  • Security Consultant, Hewlett-Packard, Spain, 2007-2011

Academic Experience

  • Adjunct Professor of Master in Cybersecurity, IE School of Human Sciences and Technology, Spain, 2019-Present

Academic Background

  • M. Eng. Telecommunications Engineering, University of Seville, Spain, 2006