Dr. Mustaque Ahamad is Co-Founder and Chief Scientist at Pindrop. Mustaque is a professor of computer science at the Georgia Institute of Technology where he served as the director of the Georgia Tech Information Security Center (GTISC) from 2004 until 2012. His research in cybersecurity and distributed computing systems has led to numerous publications and awards, and has been funded by NSF, DoD and information technology and security companies.
Mustaque co-chairs the Messaging Anti-Abuse Working Group’s Voice and Telephony Abuse Special Interest Group, and has been invited to participate in numerous events including the 2013 World Economic Forum in Davos and the FTC Robocall Summit. Mustaque earned a PhD in Computer Science from State University of New York at Stony Brook in 1985.