Tanya Candia, Managing Consultant & Senior Analyst
Tanya has more than 25 years of software engineering and marketing experience with information security, networking, and systems management companies. As a Managing Consultant at CyberEdge, she oversees a variety of client projects featuring multiple CyberEdge consultants, while also serving as the primary consultant for content creation and competitive analysis projects. As a Senior Analyst, Tanya is an available author of CyberEdge survey reports and analyst reports.
As a managing consultant at CyberEdge, she oversees content development, custom research, and publishing projects, while also serving as a senior marketing consultant.
Prior to CyberEdge, Tanya held executive positions at companies in the U.S. and internationally, including F-Secure, NSFOCUS, Amdahl, and Unison Software/IBM. She is the author of nine books and numerous peer-reviewed articles.
Tanya has spoken at security and technology conferences around the world. She is an active member of industry organizations and contributes regularly to IEEE and its Women in Engineering group. She has a BA degree from the University of California at Davis, an MA degree from the Monterey Institute of International Studies, and an MS degree in Systems Management from the University of Southern California. When she’s not working, Tanya enjoys climbing mountains, traveling, and martial arts.