Cyber Security Risks: The Need for Robust Digital Identity


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Digital identity is a new form of authentication designed for the modern web. It is a security tool that protects enterprise assets and secures personal information against online fraud or theft. Beyond security, digital identity is an important part of business strategy to integrate business offerings, service providers and social media personas. It provides a powerful platform to drive innovative and personalized consumer experiences. Digital transformation technologies such as Application Program Interfaces (APIs) also play a critical role in creating and enhancing customer journeys and business possibilities.

To establish a safe ecosystem where Open APIs can push the traditional business boundaries, a strong foundation for digital identity needs to be in place to provide security, openness and flexibility. Join AmCham on May 21 for a discussion with Deloitte’s cybersecurity professionals to help you discover the strategic value of digital identity.

About the guest speakers:

Marc Hoelmer – Director, Cyber, Digital & Technology (CDT) Services Leader

Marc leads the Cyber, Digital and Technology (CDT) practice at Deloitte. In this role, he works with clients on strategy and services related to Cyber Risk, Cyber Security, Digital Transformation, FinTech, Open Banking, Cloud, and Innovation. He has over 19 years of experience in leading global organizations. Marc works with corporations and senior executives in the areas of business strategy to technology and has particular expertise in growth and cost reduction strategy, large-scale enterprise transformations, digital enablement, end-to-end digitization and IT strategy alignment. He serves as Deloitte’s Cyber and Technology Advisory Director to Strategic Growth Transformation, Process Robotics, Automation, Digitization, and IoT practices.

Eric Lee – Partner, Cyber Risk Services, Identity Access Management (IAM) Lead in SEA

Eric is a Deloitte Partner based in Singapore. He has over 20 years of industry experience in business IT operating model, enterprise system development, and technology risk and security management. Eric leads the Identity Access Management (IAM) practice in SEA and has implemented large scale IAM platform (both consumer and enterprise) for banks, insurance, Telcos and healthcare institutions. Eric primarily serve clients in the financial services, public service and healthcare sectors. His areas of expertise are IT program and change management, enterprise software design and implementation, and IT governance, risk and compliance. He leads the digital identity practice that focuses on designing and implementing IAM solutions.

Hisashi Ohta – Director, Cyber Risk Services

Hisashi is a Director with Deloitte Risk Consulting Services and has over 15 years of industry experience in implementing various enterprise and security solutions (e.g. identity and access management, privileged identity management and API Security) and business process reengineering. He has also served as an enterprise and solutions architect, working on various implementations in FSI, Government, Telecommunication and manufacture company. During his time at Deloitte, Hisashi has worked with identity solutions for financial institutions and telecommunications providing the technical advisory and implementation. Prior to joining Deloitte, Hisashi has worked in the security software solution company as technical lead in both Japan and South East Asia.

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