About Us

Popp3r cybersecurity

POPP3R CYBERSECURITY is a Canadian boutique firm based in Winnipeg, Manitoba. We specialize in cybersecurity for small-medium businesses, municipalities and non-profit organizations. 

We strategically partner with several of the most respected security technology firms in Canada and abroad, offering our clients access to a broad portfolio of industry-leading cyber solutions best suited to protect their reputation, assets and people.

Our Principles


Fail fast. Learn. Repeat.


Do the right thing even if no one is watching.


Question everything. Think different.


Hernan Popper, MBA CEI CSCU CEH sacp ssap

With 30+ years of experience advising businesses and small organizations on technology, cost efficiency, and innovation, Hernan Popper is leading POPP3R CYBERSECURITY to protect small and medium-sized organizations from today’s biggest threat: Cybercrime.

Hernan has vast management experience, including Director of Innovation at Western Canada Lottery Corporation, Portfolio Manager at MTS Allstream and Business Development Manager at Lockheed Martin Global Telecom. 

Hernan is a Certified EC-Council Instructor (CE|I)Certified Ethical Hacker (CE|H), Certified Security Awareness and Culture Professional (SACP) a Certified SANS Security Awareness Professional (SSAP) and a Certified GIAC Strategic Planning, Policy, and Leadership Practitioner (GSTRT)

He is a Cybersecurity instructor at MITT CyberWave and volunteers regularly on many events for multiple organizations. He holds a degree from HarvardX on Cybersecurity and a MBA from the University of Buenos Aires.

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