Jeff Foley


Jeff Foley joined Siemens in 1998 spending 13 years designing, architecting and deploying carrier grade IT networks for major telecoms in North America focusing on networking, applications, and cybersecurity.  The past six years he has specialized in bringing IT security and best practices into the OT environment for utilities, oil & gas, transportation and rail among other industrial networks. In 2015 he hosted a CyberSecurity NERC CIP Roadshow in 12 locations across the U.S. helping utilities prepare for the transition from CIP v3 to CIP v5.  he is a contributor to the National CyberSecurity Center of Excellence NIST SP 1800-7 Situational Awareness for Electric Utilities Practice Guide. In the past several years, Jeff assisted in the development and planning of CyberSecurity solutions in the OT Environment in 10 countries utilizing Industrial standards such as NERC CIP, NERC 1300, NIST, ISO 27001, National Council of Operations: Article #733, IEC 62443, and 61850 and the NIS Directive.