Executive Vice President, Asia Pacific
Global Org Strategy & Cyber Strategy, Global Cyber Policy, Strategy & Innovation, Business Transformation, Global Service Management & Delivery, Governance, Risk and Compliance, Cybersecurity + Security Technology, Cyber Threats, Cyber Intelligence, Cyber Espionage, Vulnerability Security Assessment, Penetration Testing, Smart City Implementation, Mobile & IoT Security, China, India, ASEAN, Public Speaker.
While currently running iSyncGroup an IoT security start-up in stealth mode as CEO, he was most recently Co-Founder, EVP and Managing Director for the Cloud Security Alliance Asia Pacific (CSA), covering the entire Asia including China, Japan the Indian sub-continent and ANZ, and doubled up as the organisation’s Chief Standards Officer. During his tenure with the CSA, Aloysius was instrumental for the superlative expansion of the CSA outside of the USA, obtaining critical executive buy-in and adoption from both the private and public sectors in the rest of the world as well as being influential in political and economic groups such as the ISO, INTERPOL, ITU-T, APCERT, ASEAN etc. Before his stint with the CSA, Aloysius was a global Head of Security with one of the largest telecommunication company in the world, a Technology Practice Leader covering Asia and the Middle East for a leading UK based management consulting company and a Security and Forensic Practice Leader in Singapore for a big 4 firm.
An active community leader, Aloysius have supported many security movement and cultivated numerous security groups. He was instrumental in the initiative of setting up IT Security as a professional occupation with legal statutes supporting that establishment, with attempts to create dual hubs for the certification/chartering process with IISP in UK and AISP in Singapore, of which he was protem chairman AISP from 2006- 2007, and chaired its predecessor, SIG^2 from 2002 to 2006. Additionally, he was a former Head of Delegation for the Singapore National Body to ISO and the author of ISO/IEC 27032 “Guidelines for Cybersecurity” International Standard and had previously contributed to SS507 “Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery Industry Standard” that was adopted as ISO/IEC 24762.
Aloysius holds B.Sc (Hons) and Masters in Computer Science from the National University of Singapore. His professional certifications include CISSP, CISA and GCIH. Aloysius’s views are valued by major media globally such as BBC, Times, Wall Street Journal, ZDNet, CIO, The Straits Times and ChannelNewsAsia as an independent source of specialist opinion.