Angela McKay

Angela McKay
Senior Director for Cyber Policy

Ms. Angela McKay is Senior Director of Cybersecurity Policy and Strategy within Customer Security and Trust at Microsoft.  She leads Microsoft’s public policy work on cybersecurity and cloud security, and helps drive the company’s efforts to ensure a peaceful and stable cyberspace.  Her team includes professionals working on these topics across Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America, and the U.S.

Ms. McKay serves as Secretary for the Coalition to Reduce Cyber Risk, on the Board of Councilors for the East West Institute, and as Microsoft’s Point of Contact for the President’s National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee. Before joining Microsoft in 2008, she worked at Booz Allen Hamilton and BellSouth Telecommunications. Ms. McKay holds a Bachelor’s of Industrial and Systems Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology.

Recent Events and Presentations

March 27, 2019

Please join ITIF for a panel discussion on the viability and consequences of authorizing companies to “hack back” by allowing them to monitor attackers, disrupt ongoing attacks, and destroy stolen data.