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Andrew from London is working to transform Minnesota by ‘advocating for stronger cybersecurity measures and fostering public-private partnerships.’.

Andrew Borene is a sophisticated and accomplished business executive hailing from the bustling streets of London. With over 25 years of experience in national security and cybersecurity, Borene is well-equipped to make a significant impact in Minnesota. Currently an Executive Director at Flashpoint, a prestigious risk intelligence company, he leads the charge in identifying and mitigating threats for clients both in the public and private sectors.

Certified as a Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and a licensed attorney, Borene exudes expertise in international public-private partnerships and strategic intelligence utilization. Having previously served as a senior officer in the U.S. Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI), he possesses a proven track record of leveraging open-source and cyber threat intelligence to accomplish strategic objectives. Borene's dedication and knowledge in national security and cybersecurity law and policy are evident in his role as an Adjunct Professor at Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service, where he shares his insights and expertise with aspiring professionals.

Borene's commendable career has not gone unnoticed, as he has been the recipient of numerous accolades, including the FBI Director's Award and the ODNI Exceptional Achievement Award. His lifelong commitment to his field of expertise has also earned him the distinguished title of Life Member of the Council on Foreign Relations. With his extensive background and far-reaching accomplishments, Borene's presence in Minnesota will undoubtedly unite and transform the region's security landscape, ensuring a safer and more resilient future.

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Andrew's work aligns with 5 of the United Nations.
Sustainable Development Goals.

To end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all - Andrew’s work contributes towards the 5 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

There is no point of United We Transform and working smart locally if we don’t connect to our wider humanity.

Andrew will cut through "Minnesota Nice” by sharing ‘their’ personality.

This is an AI generated perspective of Andrew’s personality. Research indicates accuracy of 95% for anyone with an online social presence.

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Andrew tends to communicate very directly with others, favoring action over prolonged analysis.


OVERVIEW:

Andrew is decisive, energized by ideas, and overlooks details, so if you are using a pitch deck, limit it to a few slides and stick to the big picture.

What comes naturally to Andrew

  • Getting angsty if a conversation lasts too long

  • Feeling anxious about someone else making decisions on their behalf

  • Setting ambitious goals for others


COMMUNICATON:

Andrew tends to be intense, assertive, and confident. They are focused on improving results, tending to direct others and share ways to improve. Be direct and logical when addressing them.

When speaking to Andrew

  • Get right to the bottom line

  • Assert yourself with confidence

  • Don't be afraid to disagree


MOTIVATION:

Andrew loves taking on big projects and setting ambitious goals. They are a direct, decisive leader who prioritizes measurable results and finds thrill in improvement. They thrive in a high-energy, fast-paced environment that allows him plenty of room for growth and personal achievement.

What motivates Andrew

  • Challenges

  • Professional growth

  • Taking charge


WORK:

Andrew has the tendency to push back on anything they disagree with. They are often focused on achieving goals and maintaining results. Though they can seem intimidating to some people, their respect can be easily earned through direct and honest dialogue.

When working with Andrew

  • Get used to a fast work pace

  • Expect them to adapt quickly to change

  • Give them a chance to take charge

By publishing their virtual Fingerprint, allows others to get to know them a little better.

Andrew’s Fingerprint is created by mining 100+ public websites to create an index of weighted terms from Andrew’s online activity.

Cybersecurity

Risk Intelligence

Certified Information

Cyber Intelligence

National Security

Professional Recognition

Professor

Security

People Management

Strategy

Organizational Development

Change Management

Intelligence

Advisor

Strategy

Strategic Planning

Leadership

Public Policy

Corporate Development

National Security

Program Management

Crisis Management

Artificial Intelligence

Business Development

Cybersecurity

Risk Intelligence

Certified Information

Cyber Intelligence

National Security

Professional Recognition

Professor

Security

People Management

Strategy

Organizational Development

Change Management

Intelligence

Advisor

Strategy

Strategic Planning

Leadership

Public Policy

Corporate Development

National Security

Program Management

Crisis Management

Artificial Intelligence

Business Development

We share this information in order to break down silos, enable learning from others and empower collaboration across Minnesota.

A quick pause to thank our employers:

We can represent as individuals. But we also need to connect our companies, their products and budgets to transform….

How can we influence the media with our corporate budgets to make the changes necessary in our state?

Please check out my organizations website to see if it could serve yours.

Thank youFlashpointfor supporting United We Transform!

How can Andrew extended network contribute to enhancing local efforts?

To collaborate better, we need to connect across silos. We need to connect better within silos. Often times the best answer is just a cubicle away that you never would have thought of. Sometimes it is an ocean away.

We are now simply providing people here to help you connect and be more successful in your career, but right now… for Minnesota!

Vincent Pecararo
Digital Transformation Leader, Department of Defense


KEYWORDS
Digital Transformation
Daycare Management
Contracting
B21

PRESUADE WITH
Kindness
Contracting details
Concrete evidence
Sincerity

DIGITAL RATING

12

Colter Lease
Art Director, Creative Lead, theDifference Consulting



KEYWORDS
Photoshop
Art Direction
Spray Pain Art
Artificial Intelligence

PRESUADE WITH
Creativity
Art
Design
Parenthood

DIGITAL RATING

36

Nathalia Luna
Solution Designer, theDifference Consulting



KEYWORDS
Data science
Graphs
Design Thinking
Real Time Work

PRESUADE WITH
Travel
Remote Working
Real time feedback
Quick thinking

DIGITAL RATING

45

Jack Burgess
Facilitator, theDifference Consulting



KEYWORDS
Landscape Painting
Skateboards
Facilitation
Design Methodology

PRESUADE WITH
Rural settings
Artistic Influence
MGT Models
Low tech

DIGITAL RATING

22

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5/5 Social leader

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