Mr. Ricky Woo, MHKCS 胡志偉先生

Director of Emerging Technologies 新興數碼技術總監

Executive Director, Chief Information Security Officer, DBS Bank (Hong Kong) Limited

Ricky is currently the Executive Director, Chief Information Security Officer of a multi-national financial institution.  He was also the Head of Technology Risk Strategy & Policy of other financial institution overseeing the entire technology risk governance framework and various control measures of the institution.  During his tenure, the institution won the First Computer IT Governance Achievement Award from the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA), and it was the only winner of non-public sector.

In addition, Mr Woo has held senior management positions in various international consulting firms, heading the technology risk consulting, IT auditing and consulting services in Mainland China and Hong Kong.  Mr Woo has more than 30 years of experience in the IT industry.   In addition to network security and technology risk management, he was also the head of IT operations and managed services, data centers, and system development of several international IT service providers. He also has extensive experience in IT operations and process optimization.

Ricky is also the Convenor of Cyber Security Specialist Group of Hong Kong Computer Society.  He has shared his view and professional advice on various topics in many newspapers and publications during the period.  In addition, he has organized several large-scale cybersecurity forums and seminars and contribute in promoting cybersecurity and experience sharing in the industry.