Former CISO, Interac Corp and Head of Mobile Platform Engineering and Security, Barclays Africa
I am a Cybersecurity and Software Engineering leader with close to 19 years of international experience. I am extremely passionate about Security Engineering, DevOps, DevSecOps and all things Agile. I enjoy volunteering my time and skills to Start-ups and collaborating with highly motivated people. I have successfully built and lead high performing security, development and engineering teams through my time at Barclays Africa and Interac. Building and enabling Cybersecurity capabilities, engineering, operating and testing platforms within Digital for Barclays Africa and creating their Mobile development capability from the ground up. Delivering in cross-functional Product teams of more than 100 team members, utilizing DevOps and Agile methodologies. As the CISO for Interac I helped create and form their cybersecurity capabilities, around operations, engineering and governance. I helped drive the creation of their first platform engineering team and in adopting Agile engineering practices across security and technology to drive collaborative ways of working.