The world of cybersecurity and to be honest, tech in general, continues to be beleaguered with issues related to gender diversity and underrepresentation. According to a recently-released *report, women will represent 20% of the global cybersecurity workforce by the end of 2019. In the same period, Forrester predicts, 20% CISOs at Fortune 500 companies will also be women.
Amar Singh, CEO and co-founder of Cyber Management Alliance, took time out with Steve Abbott, CEO at DocAuthority, to find out more about his non-traditional journey to where he is now, the startup businesses he’s been involved in and how timing is everything when establishing a startup, why he thinks change is a good thing and how best to manage change within teams, and what he believes to be the threats to enterprises over the coming years.
Amar Singh, CEO and co-founder of Cyber Management Alliance, recently had the pleasure to sit down with Ashish Khanna, information security officer at Dubai Health Authority, to briefly talk about what led Khanna to Dubai and to discuss some of the life lessons he learned along the way.
CREST president Ian Glover sat down with Amar Singh, CEO and co-founder of Cyber Management Alliance, to talk about his career and pass on some of the insights he has gained over the course of his long and fruitful career in information technology.
Amar Singh, CEO and co-founder of Cyber Management Alliance, had the pleasure of interviewing Sanjay Khanna, CIO at Rakbank in Dubai, as part of their informative Interview with Cyber Leaders series. Amar talked to Sanjay about a variety of topics, asking key questions about interview criteria, why it’s important to be prepared to take risks and step outside your comfort zone, and what excites him about the next 5 years.
Amar Singh, CEO and co-founder of Cyber Management Alliance, sat down with Jay Bavisi, founder and CEO of EC Council to find out more about his early career, how he started EC Council and developed their Certified Ethical Hacker program, the challenges facing CISOs in business today, and why it’s not just about technical skills.
Amar Singh, CEO and co-founder of Cyber Management Alliance, had the pleasure of talking to Jack Daniel from Tenable Network Security and co-founder of BSides Security, about how he started in information security, why he believes it’s important to engage and share information within communities and, if you’re looking to enter the information security industry, how to make your achievements discoverable to a potential employer.
Amar Singh, CEO and co-founder of Cyber Management Alliance, had the pleasure of chatting with Hariprasad Chede, Vice President of ISACA UAE Chapter and CISO in the finance sector, about the CISO role, the importance of threat intelligence for businesses today, and his desire for more account aggregation with valued feedback in the finance sector.
Steve Bongardt, retired FBI agent, took time out recently to talk to Amar Singh from Cyber Management Alliance as part of their exclusive Insights With Cyber Leaders series. Steve opened up about his early career in the Navy and multiple applications to become an FBI agent, the impact of cyber security on his time as an agent, and one of his favourite interview tactics that he likes to use on potential employees.
Cyber Management Alliance's Amar Singh, himself a global CISO, had the pleasure recently to talk to Taiye Lambo, former CISO for Atlanta, about his early career in IT, moving from Nigeria to London, and then onto Atlanta, and the way he has crossed over from full time positions to an entrepreneur, and back again. Taiye also gave us his views on certifications, why knowledge is important and his love of mentorship.
Amar Singh, CEO, founder of Cyber Management Alliance and himself a global CISO, took the opportunity to discuss cyber security and information management with Adel Al Hasani, CISO and Head of Information Security for Dubai Customs.
Patrik Heuri, former Global Head of Information Risk at HSBC Private Bank spoke to Amar Singh, CEO and co-founder of Cyber Management Alliance, about his journey in information security, the impact of risk on keeping an organisation’s assets safe, and gave his valuable advice for CISOs in understanding the scope of cyber threats in the financial sector.
As part of Cyber Management Alliance’s exclusive Insights With Cyber Leaders interview series, Amar Singh, CEO of Cyber Management Alliance, sat down with Tracy Andrew, former Information Security and Compliance Manager at one of the largest law firms in Europe - Fieldfisher Waterhouse, to gather fascinating insights into his career, his thoughts on qualifications and certifications, what attributes he looks for when recruiting, and whether, in his opinion, it is important to have a technical background to succeed in cyber security.
Amar Singh, CEO and founder of Cyber Management talked in length to Saqib Chaudry, CISO at the world-renowned Cleveland Clinic in Abu Dhabi on a range of topics including his early career in consulting, security certifications, whether the ability to hack is a step up to a security job, and the importance of threat intelligence.
As part of Cyber Management Alliance’s exclusive Insights with Cyber Leaders series, Amar Singh interviewed Sandro Bucchianeri, formerly CISO of Investec and currently Group CSO at the National Bank of Abu Dhabi, one of the leading banks in UAE.
Amar Singh, CEO and founder of Cyber Management had the pleasure of talking to Marek Pietrzyk, Director and Program Manager for Digital Data Protection at UBS on a range of topics including data classification and protection, the need for education and training, and his top three cyber security challenges for organisations today.
Amar Singh, CEO and co-founder of Cyber Management Alliance (CMA), leading providers of cyber security training and educational webinars, talked to Abdullah Al Barwani, Director-General of Infrastructure at ITA, Oman for CMA's informative Insights with Cyber Leaders interview series.
As part of Cyber Management Alliance’s Insights with Cyber Leaders series, Amar Singh had the pleasure of interviewing Manish Tiwari, CISO at Microsoft India, sharing his experiences in IT and cyber security from his time in the Indian Navy and in his current role.
Cyber Management Alliance's CEO, Amar SIngh, exclusively interviews Raj Samani, CTO EMEA at Intel Security.
Cyber Management Alliance's CEO, Amar SIngh, exclusivily interviews Eugene Kaspersky, Founder of Kaspersky Lab.
Cyber Management Alliance Ltd are delighted to announce the launch of their new and informative video interview series with leading Cyber Leaders worldwide, delving into their knowledge and secrets to their success.