Confidence Staveley

Confidence Staveley   

She Listed as the Top 50 Women in Cybersecurity in Africa 2020, she is a Cybersecurity Awareness Evangelist, Cybersecurity Professional, Youtuber, Ethical Hacker, Information Technology Expert, Author and Entrepreneur with a deep understanding of technology and cyber security fused with great communication skills; enabling her to communicate cyber security best practices in a relatable and engaging way with no jargon, to audiences of all types. Little wonder she has been nicknamed “The Relatable CyberSecurity Queen”. She contributes to social responsibility through CyberSafe Foundation; its flagship initiative #NoGoFallMaga, is combating digital fraud perpetrated through social engineering, by delivering simple, relatable cybersecurity education across Nigeria and beyond. The work her organization does has saved Nigerians huge amounts in financial losses from cybercrimes.

Here’s a summary of some of her achievements and work: Raised over $200,000 in grant funding for various cybersecurity related projects. Won the Young CISO of the Year award. Served as subject mater expert at the FITC Board Leadership Training and delivered a presentation on Strengthening Financial Institutions Cybersecurity Readiness and Cyber resiliency: Key Issues for the Board. In attendance were Chairmen, Directors and Chief Executive Officers of major players in the Finance, Insurance, Oil & Gas and Manufacturing Sectors. Named CovenWorks Top 10 Powerful Women in Technology 2021.
Led my team and 20+ cybersecurity experts across 7 countries to provide cybersecurity upskilling training to over 10,000+ employees of SMEs across 36 states in Nigeria.Created and still populating the (arguably) largest free cybersecurity awareness content bank in Africa. Launched Africa’s first cybersecurity awareness afrobeats song. Alumni of the World Economic Forum Global Shapers.

Authored Africa’s First Storified CyberSecurity Awareness Handbook – NoGoFallMaga….The Handbook. Featured on Top Global and National Media Platforms , BBC, Channels Television, TVC, Nigeria Info. Spoken at Social Media Week Lagos, Annual Bankers Committee Retreat 2019,EC Council Masterclass Webinar Series, HeadStart Africa, Africa CyberDefence Forum, World CyberSecurity Summit, Africa, Chartered Institute of StockBrokers and Union Bank. External faculty of The FINTECH Institute (Lagos| London| Toronto). A dear Soul Sister dedicated to our collective security and safety in cyberspaces. The empowered and eminent group of #G100 is stronger with your presence and leadership.