Over 30 years of working experience in various sub-sectors of the ICT industry.
Founding member of MDEC GAIN program in 2015 to focus on globalizing selected high-growth Malaysian tech companies. Previously he was Head of Outsourcing in the Shared Services & Outsourcing (SSO) Cluster. Has extensive experience in engaging with founder CEOs of Malaysian tech companies.
Involved in various operating environments in the commercial and government-linked sectors as well as industry associations; encompassing hardware, software to services sectors, with notable companies like Digital Equipment Corp(world’s second largest IT company in the 90s), as CEO of PIKOM (the leading industry association in Malaysia) and CEO of tx123(associate company of Maybank)
Among the highest recognitions received was being selected as one of Malaysia’ top 50 local IT Personalities by the ComputerWorld Magazine (December 1999)
Mr. Alex Liew is a Councillor at PIKOM, The National ICT Association of Malaysia. In PIKOM, he is the Chair for PIKOM Cybersecurity Chapter. He is also the Deputy Chairman of ICT in Master Builders Association Malaysia.
He is a co-founder and Executive Director of Glocomp Systems. With 20 years of experience in the industry, he has experience engaging with different sectors such as government, utilities, FSI, education, etc, He is also in various engagement with Cybersecurity Malaysia, ISC2 in collaboration between PIKOM and the industry.
Mr. Boyd speaks fluent English and Mandarin Chinese. As a mentor, bilingual Boyd Jones brings to bear decades of hands-on experience in cross-border inance, Tech and Supply Chain Management. Mr. Boyd is currently based in Northern California but you can often find him back in Greater China. Mr. Boyd has been practicing Wing Chun and other Chinese martial arts since the 1980s.
Mr. Boyd was one of the very first to set up angel fund in China and acquiring ISPs in Asia in the 90s.
He invests in and assists tech firms to cross borders. Asia to the US and Western firms to Asia. His focus is internalization, market entry strategy development and implementation in Greater China, North America and Middle East.
Specialties: Business Development | Corporate Development | Telecoms Product Marketing | Private Equity Fund Management | China, North America and Middle East market entry strategies and implementation | Cross-border Corporate Finance | Software. Wireless | Internet | Telecommunications. Translation. Manufacturing.
Mr. Choo accomplished and result driven IT Security Expert with 15+ years of experience, specializing in financial services industry. A proven team builder and leader with track record of developing and leading Group’s IT security strategies, road maps and programs to manage information security risk effectively.
His domain expertise includes area of responsibilities for information security strategies and programs, IT security policies and procedures, IT security governance and enforcement, IT security engineering, third party risk management, enterprise security architecture and solutioning plus the delivery of internal security consultation services to business, IT, and program leadership.
He is passionate on driving security transformation to support and add value to the business as it transforms and innovates.
Mr. Dalbir Singh is an Entrepreneurial Technologist with years of proven strength in consultancy, strategy, innovation and technology for digital transformation in various verticals such as Government, Real Estate, Education, BFSI and Service Provider. Mr. Dalbir started off with a strong engineering background in Network and Security and with his continuous drive for growth and excellence, he evolved into being a trusted advisor to many organizations when it comes to digital transformation. His unique gift in understanding both business and technology and bridging the gap between the two has benefited many.
You can count on Mr. Dalbir Singh to blaze new trails in assisting organizations with digital transformation or in the wilderness trails that he pursues during the weekend. Mr. Dalbir is also passionate about giving back to society and he has a soft spot for the underprivileged and children with special needs.
Tan Sri Dato’ Ahmad Fuzi was previously the Secretary General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Malaysia. He joined the Malaysian Diplomatic and Administrative Service in 1972, and served in various capacities at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, mainly in the Political Division, and at the Malaysian Missions abroad in Moscow, the Hague, Canberra, Washington and Dhaka. He also served as the Director General, Institute of Diplomacy and Foreign Relations.
Tan Sri Dato’ Ahmad Fuzi is currently the Secretary General of the World Islamic Economic Forum Foundation (WIEF) | Chairman of ACE Group | Chairman of Apex Equity Holdings Berhad | Chairman of ConnectCounty Holdings Berhad | Chairman of Optima Capital Sdn Bhd | Chairman of Seremban Engineering Berhad (SEB) | Chairman of Sofgen (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd | Chairman of Syarikat Takaful Malaysia Berhad | Chairman of Theartre Management Associates Sdn Bhd | Director of Management Development Institute of Singapore Sdn Bhd (MDIS) | Director of Puncak Niaga Holdings Berhad (PNHB) | Director of Weros Technology Sdn Bhd | Director of CGM Alstar Solutions Sdn Bhd | Advisor of Xadacorp Sdn Bhd
Dato’ Ts. Dr. Haji Amirudin Abdul Wahab (“Dato’ Dr. Amir”) has more than 25 years of ICT working experience in the telecom and IT sector in the Government as well as in the semi-government and private sectors.
Academically, Dato’ Ts Dr. Amir is an Adjunct Professor at the International Islamic University of Malaysia (UIAM), Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM), Universiti Teknologi Petronas (UTP) and Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) and was one at Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN) Malaysia and currently also serves as a Board of Studies Member of the Universiti Teknologi Petronas (UTP), University Malaya (UM) and Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM).
A calculated risk-taker with deep technical industry knowledge, Dato’ Dr. Amir had built a strong reputation for developing effective and unique strategies and incubating new models and designs. He maintains a well-deserved national and international reputation in his field where he had been invited as keynote speakers and panellist in various local and international conferences and featured regularly in the various local TV, Radio, newspapers, magazines and online medias.
Mr. David Rajoo is the Chief Cybersecurity Architect for Symantec ASEAN. Constantly pushing technology boundaries and enhancing his cybersecurity leadership, Mr. David Rajoo is passionate in helping organization’s digital transformations leveraging an integrated cybersecurity platform as a key competitive advantage.
With more than 15 years’ experience as a trusted advisor, Mr. David Rajoo has experience leading a team of system engineers, partnering with academia to build a talent ecosystem and working with a wide range of clients on security engagements. He is a media spokesperson for Symantec to deliver thought leadership content to bring forth the cybersecurity agenda.
Mr. David Rajoo holds a Bachelor of Computer Science (Information Systems) from Monash University, Melbourne, Australia. He is also a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and successfully obtained the Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) and Certificate of Cloud Security Knowledge (CCSK) certifications.
Awarded as the 2013 IDG ASEAN CSO of the year, and 2017 Cyber Security Professional of the Year by CyberSecurity Malaysia, Mr. Fong Choong Fook has extensive experience in the IT industry and is a 20 year veteran in the specialized and highly-demanding arena of information security; his special focus is undertaking IT security trainings and consultations to match strategic business objectives. He has consultedwith, and trained multiple government and multinational clients in the Asia Pacific, Eastern Europe and Africa regions on information system security, enterprise risk matrix design, policy review, policy implementation assurance, penetration testing, technical configuration evaluation, security procedures anddisaster recovery/business continuity planning.
Mr. Fong is also from the first batch of Malaysian who obtained the prestigious CISSP certifications back in early 2000s. Since then, he has been working closely with International Information System Security Certification Consortium (ISC2), and he was appointed by ISC2 to administer and proctor the CISSP examinations in Malaysian and other South East Asian countries since 2004.
Mr. Gilbert Chu has close to 10 years experiences in IT Security industry and his focus is undertaking IT security trainings andconsultations to match strategic business objectives.
Leading more than 30 cybersecurity consultants in LGMS, Mr. Gilbert Chu is also a guest speaker for various public events held locally and internationally. Mr. Gilbert is qualified in his field in that he holds both academic and professional qualifications. He provided consultation and training to various government and multinational clients across Asia, Europe and Africa on information system security, enterprise risk design, policy review and implementation assurance, penetration testing, and other technical risk assessment.
To further highlights, Gilbert is specialized in ISO27001 & PCIDSS consultation, implementation, assessment and training; also information technology technical risk analysis, as well as web application, network and mobile security assessment.
Mr. Goh Chee Hoh is the Managing Director for Trend Micro Malaysia, Brunei and Pakistan. In this role, he is responsible for Trend Micro’s sales and business development activities in the country. On top of his current role, Mr. Goh also play an active role in the NGO and serve as a Board member of CSA Malaysia Chapter, Committee Member of PIKOM Cyber Security Chapter and actively involved in CSR activities especially promote the Internet Safety campaign.
Prior to joining the security industry, Mr. Goh’s experience covers the set-up of a Disaster Recovery Business Unit for a start-up and being an EDP officer/System Analyst in a manufacturing firm. Mr. Goh was also with IBM for over a year as a Contract System Specialist, responsible for the management of the entire IBM Malaysia’s Business Recovery Center Operation.
With over 27 years of experience in the IT industry, including more than 22 years specializing in the Content Security Business, Mr. Goh’s forte lies in customer service, strategic planning, project implementation, organizational operations and team motivation. He also boasts an extensive understanding of the various challenges that arise from cultural diversity and has in-depth knowledge on trends and issues happening in the region.
Mr. Ian has been working on dynamic worldwide applications for clients including multinationals and Fortune 500 companies, with the goal of increasing efficiencies, implementing standardization, creating ease of use, and updating legacy systems in cost-effective ways. Mr. Ian projects focus on emerging information technologies like SOA and dynamic BPM. Mr. Ian has extensive experience with multinational and multi-lingual systems, as well as software development in large complex systems, covering applications from legacy mainframe integration to browser-based internet applications.
Mr. Ian forte lies in designing systems across international networks, harnessing the internet. He is considered a leader in e-Architecture, full lifecycle development, processes for analysis and design, and service oriented architecture. He has authored Corporate IS standards andmethodologies, and has conducted many classes in emerging technologies. As an expert in implementing SOA solutions, he has enabled legacy mainframe applications to be leveraged from distributed systems including IVR systems.
Ts. Johari has over 13 years of working experience in the areas of IT Governance, Risk and Compliance, Project Management and Information Security for regulatory body, financial institution, multinational information technology and oil & gas companies.
He is now responsible for managing and spearheading cyber security strategies and initiatives for one of the nation’s largest and most diverse conglomerates. Leading more than 30 group of subsidiaries and associate companies, his mission is to promote, develop and enhance the cyber security standards and best practices.
In the earlier parts of his career, Ts. Johari spent most of his time designing, deploying and securing network infrastructure and technology solutions for customers around the globe.
He is also a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), MBOT Professional Technologist specializing in cyber security technology, PRINCE2 Practitioner and holds several technical certifications such as MCSE.
Mr. Kho Han Yao (Han) is a Cybersecurity Pioneer in Malaysia. He is the founder and director of TNCenturyGroup of Companies since 1999.
Mr. Han has been member for MDEC’s Digital Expert Panel (DXP) where he offers guidance & recommendation to the Institute of Higher Learnings (IHLs) and Ministry of Higher Education. He was the first to introduce security technologies such as DNI (Data Network Integrity), SSO (Single Sign On), SSL VPN (SSL Virtual Private Network) and UTM (Unified Threat Management) into Malaysia, Thailand & Brunei; where these technologieshave now become the de-facto standard for IT security framework.
Mr. Han was also the Top Nominee for Ernst & Young Award (Technology) Category and the Winner of Asia Pacific Entrepreneur Award(APEA)
He holds an Honours Degree in Engineering from the University College of London (UCL) and a Master in Business Administration(MBA) from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) in association with Cranfield University (UK).
Mr. Haron actively involved as SANS Community Instructor and Local Mentor, SANS Advisory Board and GIAC Gold Advisor currently advising two GCIH Gold students’ research papers. He is very passionate about information security.
Mr. Haronhas an extensive 16 years information security experiences include the Enterprise Technical Lead/Senior Manager, Corporate Technical Forensics Investigator responsible for Intel’s global forensics investigation leadership, and operations in Greater Asia and Europe, as part of global investigation team where he was responsible to establish enterprise forensics capabilities, processes and procedures, lead technical investigation cases, conduct case interviews and to perform forensics analysis in support of other internal investigations to include ethics and code of conduct violation, copyright violations, theft, fraud and many others.
He has extensive experiences in Intrusion Detection, Log analysis, in-depth packet analysis, Risk and Vulnerability Assessment, Incident Handling, Malware Analysis, PKI Infrastructure and data protection, Investigation interviews, and Forensics analysis and investigations. Regular speakers at conferences and has instructed many security trainings.
Avid technologist with vast experience in NCIS (Network, Cyber & Information Security), Telecommunications (Mobile, Fixed & ISP), Banking (Digital Transformation, Mobility & Automation) with a strong penchant for Business (Strategy, Management, Transformation, Operational Excellence, Risk Management, Value driven Delivery). I get organizations to realise their business potential through technology.
Dr.Suresh is passionate about building human capital through training, coaching and mentoring to produce business results. Creating a learning based organizational culture to allow true business evolution which prepares the organization towards future endeavours. Shaping the organization from individual units into organism for better performance.
Dr.Suresh is also an active contributor at International forums such as ISO (International Standards Organization) as editor. Written national technical standards for Malaysia. Fought multiple cross border cyberwars before.
Mr. Teng has more than 25 years of experience in the field of Information Technology & Information Security.
He is a qualified IRCA ISMS/ITSMS/BCMS Lead Tutor, TÜV Nord Cert ISMS/ITSMS/BCMS Lead Auditor, TÜViTCert TSI Data CenterSecurity and Common Criteria Professional.
Mr. Teng has wide experience in Testing and Lab Management in Common Criteria Evaluation and Certification and head the Cerpasssecurity lab in Taiwan (accredited acc. ISO 15408 by NCC and ISO 17025 by TAF).
Mr. Teng was the first BS7799/ISMS Lead Auditor/Tutor of Bsiin Asia Pacific and the first ISMS Lead Auditor/Tutor of RW TÜV/ TÜV Nord. He conducted the first one BS7788/ISO27001 Lead Auditor training course in Taiwan, Hong Kong and Beijing back in 1999. He also the first to conduct ITSM/ISO2000 lead auditor training in Taiwan, China since 2006, and BCM/BS25999 lead auditor training course in Taiwan and China since 2009.
Mr. Woon has over 35 years of IT related and track record working experience, including 11 years in the banking industry in Australia,developing and supporting software applications. He migrated back to Malaysia in 1993 wherein he spent 4 years with a large local Systems Integrator (SI) and another 20 years subsequently in the IT and Management Consulting business with major global network of audit, tax and advisory firms including the Big 4.
Mr. Woon led multi-disciplinary (and often cross regional resources) team in assisting MNC and local clientele in IT and Management Consulting engagements including transformation programs, across varied industries including Financial Services Industry, Manufacturing,Distributions, ICT and Public sector. His most recent engagement was assisting a major local Government agency in developing their Big Data Analytics roadmap before he opted for an early retirement from the firm in 2017; to pursue other areas of interests.
Mr. Woon’s key areas of expertise include IT strategy & blueprint design, Vendors and systems evaluations, Business improvement transformations, Cybersecurity advisory, Big Data Analytics (BDA) framework design, Finance Shared service deployment and costings, and Human capital advisory.