|Job title of nominated professional (or team name)||President|
|Company (where nominated professional or team is working)||Capital Strategies Group|
|Company size (employees)||10 to 49|
|Headquarters Region||North America|
Ms. Hayes has almost two decades of technology experience, with a solid background in investment banking, venture funding, business development and strategic consulting. She possesses strong credentials in cyber security, mobile, cloud and software. Her client focus has ranged from private equity and startup technology firms, to many of today’s leading security technology providers. Ms. Hayes is President and founder of Capital Strategies Group LLC, a boutique investment banking and technology consulting firm. In this role, she specializes in executive level business development and sales, M&A/corporate development, structuring strategic partnerships and financial transactions, raising venture capital and developing relationships, both business-to-business and business-to- government. She has been instrumental as banker/broker in the sale of various private security companies to large public security companies.
-Tammi has been in the field of cybersecurity for 20+ years and during that time she has consulted with and served as Board Advisor to over 30 cyber companies, as well as various VC's, private equity firms and government agencies.
-She is extremely knowledgeable of the cyber landscape and continues to foster industry relationships for the advancement of critical cyber defense both commercial and public sector, in particular amongst her female peers.
-She is a strong advocate for women in executive roles in cyber security and has been a mentor to several up and coming, bright young women looking to pursue executive careers in cyber security. She is a frequent speaker on cyber related topics and she is highly respected by industry and her female peers.