Comcast Cable said it has hired Noopur Davis as senior vice president, product security and privacy for the operator’s Technology and Product team.
In this newly created role, Davis, who reports to Comcast EVP and CTO Tony Werner, will oversee a “full-lifecycle approach to product security and privacy, which embeds security and privacy throughout the development process, from product inception to end of life.”
Davis’s team will also oversee security best practices for the operator’s Technology and Product organization and will partner with other security leads at the company, including Myrna Soto, Comcast’s SVP, global chief information security officer.
“Noopur brings tremendous experience and unique perspective to this vital role,” Werner said, in a statement. “Her longstanding leadership in the areas of both product quality and product security make her the ideal person to lead a team that will keep security at the forefront of our design and development processes.”
Davis holds a Master of Science in Computer Science from the University of Alabama and a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering from Auburn University.