John is the MD of an Information Sharing and Analysis Centre. He has more than 20 years of experiences in the ICT and Information Security profession. In his current role he deals with Intelligence sharing for Operational Technology. operators. He engages both public and private sector organizations.
He had also worked as a Regional CIO covering APAC and the Middle East. He was leading the IT team for the region and also having the role of Information Security Officer for the companies in the business region. He was also involved in the management of global projects for business transformation. The global projects cover the country organisations and serve to standardise its processes through the use of global templates. He was involved in the management of the projects in the APAC and Middle East regions.
He was on the GRC (Governance, Risk, Compliance) committee for another organization and managing a security incident response centre. In his GRC role he aligned the ISO27001 and IEC62443 standards for the company by mapping the clauses that are applicable to the organization. He also reviewed the Information Security policies and wrote some of the internal standards and instructions.
He had volunteered for SPMI for the years 2014 to 2016. Prior to that in 2013 he was the Vice Chair of the Constitution Revision Committee. Other volunteering roles include being the past president of an InfoSec society and a member of its Audit Committee. He is a certified APMG trainer for certain Information Security certifications.