High-End Encryption Product Portfolio Management,Omnisec AG Erik Niklaus focusses on all aspects of the high-end encryption solutions portfolio of Omnisec AG: The challenges are manifold in order to provide governmental customers transparent, and down to the last bit verifiable, high-end encryption solutions for all classification levels up to TOP SECRET. He has a background in electronics engineering,informatics, management, consulting, and information security, including ISO/IEC 27001 Lead Auditor and Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC).
Vice President of Sales Enterprise Business, Middle East
Joe So is currently the Vice President of Commercial Sales for Huawei Enterprise Business, Middle East. Bringing with him over 27 years in the ICT field, Joe focuses on both UC&C and wireless solutions with industry interests in energy, banking & finance, transportation and large enterprises.Joe has a broad scope of experience across the value chain: from technical, customer, sales support to operations, marketing and business development. He has worked for global telecom carriers where he was responsible for driving the enterprise and telecom business in the Asia Pacific region.Joe has also consulted for SMEs in China, providing strategic counsel and guiding smaller companies based on his vast experience. Joe later joined Huawei as a management consultant with a mission to globalize the technical service division.Appointed as the global head of sales for finance and utilities in 2010, he is currently assignedto drive the sales in the Middle East.
CISSP, Senior Security Escalation Engineer
Microsoft Services EMEAOguzhan Filizlibay has been in the field of IT and security systems since 1997 and has worked with several companies across his career in Turkey, United Kingdom and the United Arab Emirates.Since joining Microsoft in 2004 he has been involved with escalation level premier support with the Windows product, specializing in networking, product security and security incidentresponse. He has developed several tools around network security, malware detection,removal and incident analysis. He frequently speaks at security events and delivers workshops on security incident response and forensic analysis on Windows systems. He has delivered training to key national and public security organizations across Europe and the Middle East. Oguzhan is currently based in Dubai working as a Senior Security Escalation Engineer in the CSS Security EMEA Incident Response team.
|Khaled Abdulkareem AL-Enezi
Manager, Information Technology and Infrastructure Department The Central Agency for Information Technology (CAIT)
Partner – E&Y
Speakers Raoul is a Partner in the Advisory Services practice, responsible for IT Risk & Assurance Practice, Security Services and IT transformation projects. He’s responsible for Mobile Innovationservices and Digital Transformation in MED Area for EY. He is also responsible for Cloud Shifting programs.Graduated in Economics at University of Genoa, he joined Ernst & Young in 2007 after 10 years in KPMG. Based in Milan office. He’s chartered account; his mother tongue is Italian and speaks English fluently. He has strong competencies on Project coordination and Management, developed during several years of experience in advisory services.Certifications: Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Lead Auditor ISO27001,Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT), Web Trust Certified. He is a member of international groups focusing on security issues; active collaboration with mainly international IT security associations (ISACA, AIEA, FTI, AIPSA, ANSSAIF, CLUSIT).
|Dr. Christoph Capellaro
Director – E&Y
Lead Partner – IIT Risk & Assurance – E&Y
|Khalid Abu Baker
|Mohamad Amin Hasbini
Senior Security Researcher, Global Research & Analysis
Country Manager, Kuwait & Bahrain, SAP Middle East & North Africa LLC
Rami Kichli is the Country Manager of SAP for Kuwait & Bahrain. Within this role, Rami heads SAP’s team in this territory and SAP’s efforts in bringing its innovations to the local market. Prior to joining SAP, Rami had worked in a number of global technology vendors based out of Kuwait. He received a BS in Computer and Communications Engineering from the American University of Beirut.
Senior Regional Director, Fortinet Middle East & Pakistan
Leader of the Security & Privacy Practice with Deloitte, Middle East
|Abdulla Al Ajmi
General Manager The Shared Electronic Banking Services Company (Knet) Abdulla Al-Ajmi is the General Manager of The Shared Electronic Banking services Company – Knet, the national switch company in Kuwait, and the switch that connect Kuwaiti banks with all GCC countries through GCC net. Previously, Al-Ajmi has worked with Kuwait Government, where he managed many governmental projects with Ministry of Public Works. Mr. Al-Ajmi is a member National & Regional Committee for Payment industry. Mr. Al-Ajmi has been with Knet for 20 years, during which he led a number of Group functions within technology, operations & business function. He held various positions in the capacities of programming, software development, analyst-programming, systems analysis, business development, and project management. Al-Ajmi holds a BSc. degree in Electric Engineering from University of Kuwait.