Ahmed Anas

Corporate Information Security Manager at EFG Hermes Holding

Critical Infrastructure Security & Compliance

Session Title | How to Fulfill the Cybersecurity Skills Gap in Your Organization?

It is shocking to know that 3.5 Million unfilled cybersecurity jobs by 2021, Lacking of critical security skills, not just security headcount is one of the major challenges all executives face, The session will tackle how to assess your real need for additional staff and skills, We will go through some methods that can be deployed to reverse this dire situation, including cross-training for a broader set of IT pros and creating development plan for entry level security adventurer, nevertheless, how to determine if you can promote some of the existing staff to be great security analysts without violating SODs concepts.

Ahmed Anas, Corporate Information Security Manager at EFG Hermes Holding is an industry and cybersecurity expert and public speaker. Mr. Anas has extensive experience in designing and implementing cybersecurity infrastructure and applications. His areas of experience also include risk assessment and GRC, incident handling and response, Red teaming, SOC implementation and forensics investigation. Mr. Anas earned his master’s degree in Computer Science from Cairo University with a thesis in the field of cyber security, Mr. Anas is a SANS GIAC Web Application Penetration Tester, EC|CEH, EC|CEI certified.