Director, Intelligence Services Global Cyber Security & Fraud, FirstData
Jaclyn Blumenfeld's career in security began at a young age, dodging rockets on the border between Israel and Lebanon during the 2006 war. This encounter paved the way for her career in intelligence analysis where she spent several years covering Middle East and security issues in the Intelligence Community and the private sector, before joining the tech industry. In 2016, Blumenfeld joined First Data from one of the leading cyber security firms FireEye. As the Director of Intelligence Services, she heads up First Data's fraud intelligence program. She oversees an innovative product that uses Dark Web monitoring and advanced analytics to stop fraud before it occurs and leads the industry in identifying payment card breaches.