Abed Samhuri – Founder & Director

Mr. Samhuri has over a decade of experience in information security and penetration testing. Since his graduation from the American University of Sharjah (AUS) with a degree in Computer Engineering, his professional life has been dedicated to cybersecurity and he has worked at multinational companies in Europe and in GCC. On top of that, Mr. Samhuri has spoken at various international security/hacker conferences in Australia (Ruxcon), Asia (Hack-in-the-Box), Europe (Athcon), and Lebanon (ISACA local chapter. He holds certifications from Cisco and EC-Council, and has been trained at the SANS Institute. Mr. Samhuri founded Semurity Academy to bring to the Middle East region high-quality and industry-level training in offensive security (whitehat hacking) as well as defensive security.