Irene Selia

Head of Global Development


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Empowering CISOs in the AI Era: Addressing Cybersecurity Challenges for a Resilient Future

In an age where technology evolves at an unprecedented pace, Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) in Saudi Arabia find themselves at the forefront of a complex battle: safeguarding their organizations from an evolving threat landscape. Join us as our experts explain the complexities of this modern challenge, shedding light on the ever-changing threat landscape that CISOs deal with every day. As we get to the core of the issue, we’ll explore how using AI and a holistic approach involving people, processes, and technology can help CISOs not only address these challenges directly but also strengthen their organizations for a cyber resilient future.


Mrs. Irene Selia, a visionary leader and cybersecurity expert. With almost 15 years of hands-on experience in the information technology and cybersecurity industries, Mrs. Selia has made her mark as the Head of Global Development at Odyssey™. Her role involves strategic planning, exploring new markets and growing Odyssey’s presence globally. Throughout her career, Mrs. Selia has served in key roles as Sales, Business Development, and Product Manager at internationally recognized organizations in the European and Asia-Pacific regions. Since joining Odyssey™ in 2008, she has been integral in developing and implementing the company’s vision of thought leadership in information security. Mrs. Selia holds a BSc. in Computer Science. Her passion, expertise, and strategic planning skills have propelled Odyssey™ to the forefront of the cybersecurity industry.