Wessam Maher

Chief Information Security and Risk Officer at The American University in Cairo, Egypt

Cyber Resilience

Session Title | Vendor Risk Management – The arising hidden risk

One of the hot topics that have been arising after the famous SolarWinds incident, vendor risk management became more visual to organizations while they are moving to sustain their security posture. We will discuss the importance of this risk and will tackle different ways to manage this risk across your organization.

Wessam Maher is a seasoned CISO with more than 15 years of experience; he has CISSP, CRISC, CGEIT, ISO 27001 Senior Lead Implementer, and CDPSE. He passed through multinational and international organizations during his career, which gave him a wide range of experience and knowledge. In addition, he has a video blogger-facebook page that promotes security awareness in Arabic for non-professionals.