Gene Libov

Gene Libov is a certified Information Security professional with over 18 years of experience.

As the founder of Planet 9 Security Consulting, Gene has been helping global companies keep their critical information safe and comply with regulations. As a global information security expert, he serves as the Chief Information Security Officer for NextHealth Technologies.

Prior to establishing Planet 9, Gene was Director of Blue Shield’s Security Assurance team. In addition to leading IT and security audits as well as compliance activities, he oversaw internal and third-party security risk management. Gene also worked as a security engineer at Clorox where he developed security policies and standards, managed security incidents, and deployed enterprise security solutions.

He serves as a member of technical advisory boards for Stratus Digital Systems, SpinBackup, and MedChain.

Gene received his Bachelor of Science in Information Technology Management with specialization in Cyber Security. He is a Certified Information Security Professional (CISSP).