A seminar is organized on cyber security in banking sector. All graduate students of the department, specially the students of MS Cyber Security, are encouraged to attend.
Speaker: Mr. Zafar Mir
Date/Time: June 21, 2018 / 15:00 – 16:30
Venue: Z-Block Conference Room
Short Profile of the Speaker:
Regional Manager Information Security Risk, Leading Multinational Bank, UAE
CISSP CISM CISA GCIH GCIA ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Zafar is currently working as the Regional Manager Information Security Risk, in a leading multinational bank, covering 11 countries in MENA region. He has over eighteen (18) years of progressive in various information security risk domains. His area of expertise include risk assessment, risk governance, application security, infrastructure security, cyber security and threat and incident management.
Prior to joining the current job, Middle East, Zafar worked as a Senior Technology Specialist (Security) at one of the largest Canadian Telecommunication company, TELUS. He has also worked at some of the leading organizations including NCR Corporation (Teradata), COMSATS and ExoTech Consulting.
Zafar holds a post graduate degree in Information Security from University of Ontario Institute of Technology and another master’s degree in Control Systems Engineering. He also holds some of the leading information security certifications in the industry. Zafar enjoys travelling and meeting new people.