Alliances & CSIRT, IBM
Phil Kibler is the Global Director of IBM’s Cyber Security Intelligence and Response Team. In this capacity he is responsible for leading a team of elite specialists whose focus is to provide consulting services to clients to protect them from sophisticated cyber security attacks and support them if they have experienced an incident. He is responsible for development, planning, managing and executing the cyber security project-based services IBM offers to clients in the global market. His team leverages internal and external information sources and best practices to bring the best possible level of service and protection to the clients that we serve.
Prior to joining IBM Security Services unit, Kibler was the principal in charge of the IBM Americas Public Sector Solutions team and led the teams that initially created the use of IBM Digital Video Surveillance in public safety applications. Kibler’s team also was responsible for IBM’s initial foray into Digital Communities and the successful focus on applying Internet technologies in K-12 schools.
Kibler has over 33 years of experience in information systems technology, business development and marketing, public sector, solutions development, and consulting services. He has worked with large and small enterprises, has consulted and led engagements that include technical solutions design and development, first of a kind techniques, marketing, sales, and brand management, new service and product development, and industry and solution strategy. Kibler has authored several white papers on technology and its potential use in public sector and speaks at a variety of conferences.