Adam Bobrow (@afbobrow) is the Founder and CEO of Foresight Resilience Strategies (@4rsllc), a strategic consultancy helping organizations adopt a cybersecurity risk approach prioritizing cybersecurity activities to match their risk profile. Adam is recognized as an expert on the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) Cybersecurity Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity (CSF), including working as a session moderator at NIST-sponsored CSF workshops. Before starting Foresight, Adam served in the Obama White House at the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) and in several positions at the Commerce Department, including China policy advisor to Secretary Gary Locke, Deputy General Counsel for Strategic Initiatives (acting), and Deputy Chief of Staff to the Department (acting). In those positions, Adam participated in making key decisions related to trade, investment, and intellectual property policy related to China as well as cybersecurity, consumer privacy, and intellectual property-related issues related to Internet policy. He is a non-resident Senior Fellow at the German Marshall Fund of the United States, focusing on cybersecurity and resilience for the digital program.
Adam received his JD from Washington University in St. Louis and is a member of the DC Bar. His undergraduate degree is in Chinese language from Georgetown University.