Tyrus Muya Kamau

Principal Consultant at Leverage Experts GmbH

With over 13 years of experience, Tyrus Kamau is a leading cybersecurity expert with a proven record of accomplishment of delivering high-impact solutions to clients across diverse industries. As a Principal Consultant at Leverage Experts GmbH, Tyrus leverages their deep expertise to guide clients in achieving robust cybersecurity posture and mitigating complex risks.

Key Achievements:

  • Secured a clean bill of health for a DFID-funded social protection program in Uganda, ensuring millions of beneficiaries remained secure.
  • Oversaw the security Bharti Airtel’s multimillion-dollar mobile money platform across 17 African countries, empowering financial inclusion with robust protection.
  • Developed and delivered course content for a master’s program in telecommunications innovation and development, shaping the next generation of cybersecurity professionals for Strathmore’s iLab
  • Contributed to the Kenya Cybersecurity Strategy with Booz Allen & Hamilton and the Kenya Cybersecurity Report with PKF Consulting and USIU, demonstrating thought leadership and national impact.
  • Led a team of consultants at Leverage Experts, fostering a collaborative environment and ensuring successful project execution.
  • Actively involved in the KeNOG executive committee and the ITU Women in Cybersecurity program, promoting a strong and inclusive cybersecurity community.
  • Regularly shares knowledge through speaking engagements, opinion pieces, and active contribution to industry initiatives.

Passionate about making a difference, Tyrus is dedicated to empowering organizations and individuals to thrive in the face of ever-evolving cyber threats