Yann Allain is the founder and current director of the OPALE SECURITY company (www.opale-security.com). He is also a Blackhat speaker and Hack In Paris Trainer. He graduated from a computer and electronic engineering school (Polytech-Universite Pierre et Marie Curie).
After a time in the electronic industry as an engineer in embedded system conception, he made a career move towards IT. He started as a production manager for a company in the financial sector (Private Banking), and evolved towards IT security when he became part of the ACCOR group. He was in charge of applicative security for the group.
He has a 20 years experience, 16 of which dedicated to IT system and embedded system security. OPALE SECURITY deals with research projects linked, amongst other things to the security of embedded systems. We are the project leader of Hardsploit : a Framework like metasploit but for Hardware Hacking (http://hardsploit.io)