We are SafeStack

We believe that everyone has a right to be secure.

We help organisations big and small keep their data, systems and people safe whilst building innovative products to save small security teams time and resources.

Our Values

SafeStack prides itself on being a socially responsible and pragmatic company. We operate in line with a set of values.

Founded in Auckland, New Zealand on August 24th 2014, SafeStack Limited is a privately owned boutique security company.

We offer a range of services and solutions to help organisations manage their security risk without getting in the way of growth or innovation.

With a rapidly growing client list and dynamic and innovative range of solutions, SafeStack is gaining a reputation for being a refreshingly pragmatic approach to information security at a time where the world needs it most.

Our Leadership

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Laura Bell

Founder and CEO

With almost a decade of experience in software development and information security, Laura Bell specializes in bringing security survival skills, practices, and culture into fast paced organisations of every shape and size.

An experienced conference speaker, trainer, and regular panel member, Laura has spoken at a range of events such as BlackHat USA, Velocity, OSCON, Kiwicon, Linux Conf AU, and Microsoft TechEd on the subjects of privacy, covert communications, agile security, and security mindset.

As the co-author of "Agile Application Security" published by O'Reilly media, Laura is internationally recognised as a leader in her field.

She is the founder and CEO of SafeStack, leading its operations from Auckland, New Zealand.

Dfend has taken a significant workload off our IT team.
Fantastic, well executed tool.

Matt Archer, CIO, Pushpay

We love working with SafeStack.
They have been excellent to deal with and are very open to feedback, which is key.

Jason Danner, Aerorock

Feedback once again has been great, following SafeStack's recent course.
One attendee now wants to join my [security] team!

Mark Shaw, ASB

This is a really good course for learning basic security procedures
and how to mitigate and protect my organisation in case a major security breach happens.

Peter Fowler, Enable
Advisory Board

The SafeStack team are proud to be joined by an international team of advisors.

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    Sam Stewart

    Culture Amp & Security Startups
    USA (San Francisco)

  • Kevin Kanji photo
    Kevin Kanji

    Security, Consulting & UK Finance
    New Zealand

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    Jess DeVita

    USA (Seattle/LA)

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    Rudi Bublitz

    Angel Investor & Startup Specialist
    New Zealand

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    Ally Miller

    Google & Head of O'Reilly Security Conference
    USA (San Francisco)