Securing the Future: A PhD’s Path to Cyber CEO

August 2, 2023

Robin Berthier, CEO & Co-founder of Network Perception, joined Cyberbytes: The Podcast on August 1st. Oliver uncovered Robin’s unique and impressive journey from PhD researcher to CEO of a VC-backed cybersecurity company.


Having never been exposed to a commercial environment, Robin had to learn how to build an effective go-to-market and leadership team all whilst developing a world-class OT security product.

✔ His journey from a PhD researcher to running a VC-backed OT Security vendor

✔ The advantages and problems that his path from academia bring

✔ How important it is to hire a leadership team who compliment your skill set