Natasha Cohen

Cybersecurity Policy Fellow

Natasha Cohen is a fellow in New America’s Cybersecurity Initiative. Cohen is the director of cyber policy and client strategy at BlueteamGlobal, where she directs a team of cyber professionals to help clients to assess, address, and integrate cybersecurity across their business enterprise and risk management frameworks. Cohen’s purview includes the changing cyber regulatory environment, strategic initiatives in cybersecurity, and the latest domestic and international developments in cyber policy and best practices.

Before joining BTG, Cohen worked as a management consultant for PwC, the Rare Wine Co, and several other companies and nonprofits, advising clients on strategic solutions and operations. Her clients included government agencies, Fortune 100 companies, and small to midsize firms operating in the United States and international spheres.

Cohen has also served in the Office of the Undersecretary of Defense for Policy and at the Combating Terrorism Center at West Point, where she worked on counter-terrorism, defense, and security issues. Cohen was awarded the Army Achievement Medal for Civilian Service while working at West Point in 2009. Cohen holds a master’s degree in public administration from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs and graduated Summa Cum Laude with Distinction from Boston University. Cohen is also a 2017 Transatlantic Digital Debates Fellow with New America and the Global Public Policy Institute.

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CYBERSECURITY INITIATIVE
Cybersecurity as an Engine for Growth

Using case studies of three cities, this report examines how national and local governments can attract and develop a cybersecurity industry