Siobhán Ainsworth


Associate Director


Siobhán is an Associate Director in Prescient's Cyber Practice, where she handles Executive Digital Protection assessments for the firm's biggest clients. Siobhán’s areas of expertise include complex criminal investigations, open-source intelligence (OSINT), anonymous threat detection and attribution, body language analysis, and social engineering.

Before joining Prescient, Siobhán was a Protective Intelligence Analyst at Patriot Group Global. She began her career in the public sector, where she spent twelve years at government agencies in New York, including the NY High-Intensity Financial Crimes area (NY HIFCA), The Special Narcotics Prosecutor’s Office, and the Nassau County Police Department. Siobhán is a certified Open Source Intelligence Professional, widely recognized as the OSINT gold standard. She is also a member of the Association of Threat Assessment Professionals.

Additionally, Siobhán is an active member of the Intelligence community. As a priority, she maintains an emphasis on ever-changing industry techniques and best practices, including standards and ethics.


Siobhán earned her B.A. in Political Science and German from Hunter College in New York.