Arif is the VP & CISO at Munch Re New Ventures a subsidiary of Munich Re. He is a Cybersecurity and IT Risk professional with 15 years experience including prior roles at 2 major Canadian Banks and Global Credit Bureau. Along with ISACA, he actively volunteers in industry organizations including Cloud Security Alliance, EC-Council, Evanta, and sits on the Program Advisory Committees for programs in Cybersecurity and IT Audit. He also presented and/or participated in panels at the RSA Conference, SecureWorld, BrightTALK, etc. He holds the CISA, CRISC, CISSP, ISO 27001 LA and ABCP designations.
Rick is a knowledgeable management consultant with experience in a variety of industries. He has extensive experience in conducting and managing all types of internal and external budits including IT, Financial, VFM and operational. He also has extensive knowledge in the areas of IT Governance and Risk Identification and Mitigation. Rick is a long time member of the Toronto Chapter.
Ram leads the Internal Audit and Financial Advisory practice in Canada for Protiviti, a global consulting firm. He has over 30 years of experience providing technology risk, consulting and internal audit services in a wide range of industries, with a focus on financial services.
Ram’s client experience includes serving companies ranging in size from mid-market to Global 1000, and consulting with executive management and board committees on matters of governance, risk, and control. As a Managing Director with Protiviti, his focus is on providing internal audit and advisory services to clients. Ram has served on multiple professional and not-for-profit boards. He holds the following professional designations: CISA, CGEIT, CPA, CA, CA (India), CPA (Colorado).
Rob is a cyber security and audit professional with over twenty-five years of international experience assessing and securing multi-billion-dollar companies and their partners. He is the Senior Manager, Cyber Security Architecture at BlackBerry.
He is a platinum ISACA member and longtime volunteer with ISACA Program Committee. Rob has a degree in Physics from Trent University where he received two consecutive NSERC research awards in applied organic chemistry and physics. He holds ISACA CISA and SANS GSEC certifications, and is a member of the SANS GIAC Advisory Board. He has two US patents granted in cyber security. Rob serves on the board as the Certifications Director, to promote and enable the pursuit of ISACA certifications.
Asif joined the Toronto chapter in 2005, started volunteering in 2008 and has served on the board since 2011 in various roles. Currently Asif is the ISACA Toronto Chapter Immediate Past-President. In his role, Asif is responsible to provide governance and operational advice and guidance to the President and the Board of Directors, and continues to serve as a voting member of the board.
Asif is a Partner in the Risk Performance and Technology Advisory practice at Richter LLP. Asif has spent over 19 years working in industry and consulting, managing risk, and advising clients across various sectors. As a partner, Asif is responsible for the successful delivery of technology governance, cybersecurity, audit and compliance services for his clients.
Asif is a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC), Certified Data Privacy Solution Engineer (CDPSE), he received his Honours Bachelor of Arts degree from University of Toronto Mississauga, and Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the Queen’s University, Smith School of Business.