Rian graduated from an elite university (Johns Hopkins University) with a master’s degree in Cybersecurity. He has a strong background in a lot of domains in cybersecurity, but mainly focused in Penetration Testing and Red Teaming. Rian is currently a Principal Penetration Testing and Vulnerability Assessment Consultant at one of the biggest cybersecurity consultancy companies in Saudi Arabia where he offers consultancy to numerous clients between the public and private sector. Moreover, Rian holds a number of penetration testing certificates such as OSEP, OSCE, OSCP, CRTE, CRTO, GPEN, eCPTX, GWAPT, OSWP, CREST CRT, eCPPTv2 ECSA (Practical). Additionally, Rian holds a Purple Teaming certificate, GDAT.
Rian was a speaker in multiple events such as BSides and OWASP Chapter.