Digital Trust Summit Speaker
Kate Pearce is head of security at Trade Me, where she runs the security team to keep the data of millions of kiwis safe. Kate was previously a professional computer hacker (pentester) and has broken into everything from cars, to cellphone networks, to websites. Kate holds governance roles in tech-adjacent organizations including as an Internet NZ councillor. Kate gives her time to many different causes in and around the tech community and is a firm believer in everyone getting a fair go no matter their background.