Colette D’Alessandro is an Account Executive at Ping Identity and a co-founder of Women in Identity, a not for profit organisation focused on developing talent and diversity in the Identity Industry.

She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Spanish for the Professions from the University of Colorado at Boulder and received her Masters in International Business and Entrepreneurship from the University of Colorado at Denver.

Her master’s degree, along with her Irish citizenship, have allowed her to relocate from her hometown of Denver, Colorado to the United Kingdom, where she now works out of Ping’s EMEA headquarters in London.

As a part of Women in Identity, she’s focused on helping organisations learn more about inclusivity, not only in their workforce, but also in the development of new technologies in the identity security sector.