Erdal is an Australian IT Professional with business development & management skills who focuses on securing the Cyber Space & sharing his real-life skills as a Security Adviser, Speaker, Lecturer, Author and Cybersecurity Architect.
Erdal has the following qualifications: Master of Computing Research, Master of Information Systems Security, Bachelor of Information Technology, Microsoft Certified Trainer, Microsoft Certified Leaning Consultant, ISO27001 Auditor & Implementer, Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Certified Ethical Instructor & Licensed Penetration Tester. He is a lecturer at Charles Sturt University & is also completing his Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Cybersecurity.
He is an award-winning technical expert & speaker: His recent awards are: Microsoft Circle of Excellence Platinum Club (2017), NATO Center of Excellence (2016) Security Professional of the year by MEA Channel Magazine (2015), Professional of the year Sydney (2014) and many speaker of the year awards in conferences. He also holds Global Instructor of the year awards from EC Council & Microsoft.
As well as his extensive IT skills Erdal has been working in the management /Sales field for the past 20 years. He has built and managed CEO IT from scratch into a national training & IT solutions center. With the skills he has gained he has introduced & repeated the success with KEMP Technologies, where he was tasked to single-handedly manage the ANZ region and then build the business in Asia Pacific region. From there he joined Secunia as CISO in Dubai, and extended his experience in Middle East & Africa Beginning of 2016 he joined Microsoft as a Cybersecurity Architect where he is responsible in the EMEA region…
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