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Sujit Christy

Governance, Risk, Compliance & Cybersecurity Professional

Sujit Christy is a governance, risk & compliance professional, a passionate information and cybersecurity adoption evangelist and a Director with Layers-7 Seguro Consultoria Private Limited. He is also a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified in Risk and Information System Control (CRISC) and a certified IT Disaster Recovery Professional. He comes from a business/industry background and has several of experience in Governance, Risk Management, Compliance, Cybersecurity Consulting, Financial & Information System Auditing and ERP Implementation. Sujit is a regular invited speaker and panelist in security conferences and seminars in Sri Lanka and abroad. He is the founding member and past president and secretary of the (ISC)2 (Pronounced as ISC Squared) Chennai Chapter, India - the very first chapter to be formed in India. He is a Board Member of (ISC)2 Colombo Chapter, a Board Member of ISACA Sri Lanka Chapter and Founder/President of Information Security Professional Associates (iSPA) and the past President of (ISC)2 Chennai Chapter. He is a volunteer with the Center for Cyber Safety and Education, USA formerly know as (ISC)2 Foundation - Making the Cyber World a Safer Place for Children, Women, Teachers, Parents and Senior Citizens. He pioneered the delivery of Safe and Secure Online programs in Sri Lanka and India. Sujit currently provides cybersecurity consulting and assurance services to cliets in various industry verticlas and acts in the capacity as Group CISO for a large market captilaized company in Sri Lanka. He is also a regular contributor to the "know security" column in the Business Times, Sri Lanka. He has worked for KPMG in New Zealand, Singapore and Sri Lanka, e-Cop in Singapore and India, and TVSNet a TVS Group Company in India. Sujit is the winner of the 2013 (ISC)2 President's award in Asia Pacific Region, and Honoree in the Information Security Practitioner Category for Information Security Leadership Achievements (ISLA) in Asia Pacific Region.