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Applicant's Name Sherif Koussa
Current and past OWASP Roles OWASP Ottawa Chapter Leader - WebGoat 5.0
Committee Applying for Global Industry Committee

Please be aware that for an application to be considered by the board, you MUST have 5 recommendations. An incomplete application will not be considered for vote.

Who Recommends/Name Role in OWASP Recommendation Content
1 Dinis Cruz O2 Platform Project Leader Sherif is an active OWASP leader and in the past has already made a number of bridges and connections with the Industry. I think he will be a great addition to this Committee
2 Bruce Mayhew WebGoat Project Leader Sherif is active in the security community, active in OWASP, and has made major contributions to WebGoat. Sherif will be an asset to this committee.
3 Karim Nathoo OWASP Ottawa Chapter Co-Leader Sherif is the driving force behind the Ottawa Chapter.  He is both a very passionate and motivated volunteer and also a talented application security professional.  I am confident he will be an asset to the Global Industry Committee.
4 Joe Bernik Committee member Sherif is a driven leader in Canada and will make a great contribution to the Committee.
5 Abraham Kang DOM based XSS Cheatsheet Co-Leader Sherif is a talented application security engineer. He has worked in many industrusties and his experience would be a great asset to the committee.
-- Pravir Chandra OWASP Project Leader Sherif is a very thoughtful and knowledgeable player in the application security space. Combining that with his diverse experience with various industry verticals, he'd be a great addition to help ensure the GIC is well represented.