Kennedy Torkura has over ten years of experience in cybersecurity, mainly within cloud security. His expertise has spanned academic and industry research; he has also worked at several startups. He has published over 20 academic papers about several cloud security domains and was a contributing author in the first O’Reilly book on Security Chaos Engineering. Kennedy is passionate about exploring the intersection of security chaos engineering, incident response, and risk analysis for cloud infrastructure.  Naturally, this passion led to the founding of Mitigant, a cloud security startup that aims to bring these topics together. Kennedy is a member of the AWS Community Builders and has been a speaker at several international conferences, including KubeCon (Cloud Native Security Day), Conf42 Chaos Engineering, ChaosCarnival, and BSides Berlin.