Director of R&D
Alberto Casares is a Deep and Dark Web expert, researcher, investigator, and director of research and development at 4iQ where he helps define and drive product strategy to expand the addressable market. Alberto is passionate about security and how breached and leaked data can be used to protect citizens and organizations across the globe. Alberto leads investigative work at 4iQ and manages verification, attribution and analysis of data, enriches marketing content and helps with pre-sales activity.
Alberto has over 10 years experience managing and leading teams for several startups and has led several research and development projects supported by the Spanish Ministry of Industry in collaboration with the University of Granada.
In his free time he is a Data Breach Hunter and Cybersecurity professor of a Master in Cybersecurity program at the University of Granada.
Alberto Casares has a masters degree in software computing and systems intelligence from Universidad de Granada and has studied programming in concurrent distributed systems at the University of Lisbon.