Edward Ganom is a senior cyber security expert with over 15 years of international experience in information security architecture and technology risk management. He currently holds the position of CISO at the Commercial Bank of Qatar. Previously, Edward held several key technology and risk management positions in the financial and public sectors in the USA and the Middle East. He participated in drafting national cyber security policies and strategies and cybercrime legislation. Edward holds two bachelor degrees, one in Electronic Engineering and one in Political Science from two American universities. He is a Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP) and is a recognized speaker at technology, cybersecurity and risk conferences.