Ts. Dr. Haji Amirudin Abdul Wahab
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER: CYBERSECURITY MALAYSIA (CSM)
Dr Amir is currently the CEO of CyberSecurity Malaysia an agency that monitors e-sovereignty of the country. He has more than 25 years of ICT working experience in the telecom and IT sector for Government, semi-government and private sectors.
Through his leadership of CSM, he helped the country to a top 10 ranking at the International Telecom Union (ITU) Global Cyber Security Index. Dr Amir was chair of World Trustmark Alliance from 2014 to 2015, first Malaysian to hold this chair.
Registered in Malaysia Board of Technologist as Professional Technologist, Dr Amir lead CSM to multiple awards including Best Cyber Security Innovation Award 2015 recipient by FireEye Malaysia, Champion Prizes at the World Summit of the Information Society (WSIS) for 2 consecutive years (2016 & 2017).
Dr Amir has also been involved in critical programs nationally and international for instance co-chair in the Cybersecurity working Group for Council for Security Cooperation in the Asia Pacific (CSCAP) since 2015, Permanent Secretariat to Organisation of Islamic Conference Computer Emergency Response Team (OIC- CERT) , Deputy Chair to Asia Pacific Computer Emergency Response Team (AP-CERT), he is a Non-Executive Board of Directors for Canadian based POLCYB (The Society of The Policing of Cyberspace) .
Dr. Amir holds a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) from the School of Information Technology & Electrical Engineering (ITEE), University of Queensland, Australia. Dato’ Ts. Dr Amir, a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Duqubue, Iowa, USA, a Masters in Information Technology from National University of Malaysia (UKM) and a Bachelor of Science Engineering in Electrical Engineering from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA.
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