Kym McCarthy

Kym McCarthy

Consultant at Telstra

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Kym is a lawyer specialising in online security. With more than 15 years experience in the legal industry spanning a diverse range of government and corporate roles. Extensive experience in high risk security industries in Europe, the USA and Middle East. Kym served with the Australian Regular Army as a Legal Officer which included operational experience in Afghanistan and Iraq. Her strong leadership and interpersonal skills enabled Kym to succeed in challenging environments. She innovates to solve complex problems in ambiguous, high-risk industries. Her areas of expertise include cyber security, innovation and disruptive thinking. She is passionate about creating a diverse and inclusive industry that de-mystifies Cyber Security, delivering collaborative solutions to end users.