Omar Bheda
Blockchain Security Engineer at Coinbase
Expertise: Blockchain, cybersecurity
Education: University of Texas at Austin

Omar Bheda is a blockchain security engineer at Coinbase with a background in penetration testing and red teaming. As a blockchain security engineer, Bheda’s responsibilities include performing smart contract audits on digital assets to assess risks, conducting protocol-level assessments of blockchains to determine vulnerabilities, and analyzing on-chain data and transactions to identify malicious behaviors and points of failure across digital assets.

He graduated with a degree in management information systems from the University of Texas at Austin and then worked as an offensive security consultant at Cylance and Protiviti before pivoting into the blockchain world.

Bheda is an avid participant in the NFT, crypto and DeFi space, and has a passion for innovation within blockchain technology.

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