Ahmed Hussien

Ahmed Hussien

Senior Cyber Security Expert, HiLCoE Computer Systems Engineering


Dr. Ahmed Hussien obtained his Ph.D in Computer Networks Security from Pierre & Marie Curie University, Paris - France in 1995. Since then, he has been teaching undergraduate and graduate level computer science and cyber security courses at HiLCoE School of Computer Science & Technology.

During his sabbatical leave between 2014 and 2016, he has worked as Senior Cyber Security Engineer in a financial gateway company in Washington DC, USA. He is currently working as Sr. Cyber Security Expert at HiLCoE Computer Systems Engineering, Addis Ababa – Ethiopia.

His interest in Cyber Security includes block-chain & crypto-currency, infrastructure security, Malware and reverse engineering, UTM, SIEM, DLP, vulnerability assessment and PCI-DSS.