Singapore’s Stellar CxO Leaders Recognized by MIA Impact Circle 2024

2024 May 32024 May 3
12:00 pm12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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Nyan Tun Zaw, CISO & Senior Vice President for Business Development at Athena Dynamics Pte Ltd and Secretary of (ISC)2 Singapore Chapter executive committee is an honoured recipient of the MIA Impact Circle Stellar CxO, honoring outstanding leaders from Singapore. These distinguished individuals have pioneered innovations and established new benchmarks, applying deep insights and relentless drive to advance various industries in Singapore.

The recipients of the MIA Impact Circle Stellar CxO are dedicated to boosting their digital footprint, they have skillfully merged traditional practices with modern techniques, spearheading initiatives in thought leadership. Their relentless pursuit of spreading knowledge and advancing professional goals marks them as leading lights in the digital age.

Nyan Tun Zaw

Nyan Tun Zaw is a distinguished cybersecurity expert, currently holding the dual roles of Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) and Regional Senior Vice President for Business Development at Athena Dynamics Pte Ltd, a subsidiary of the SGX mainboard listed BH Global Corporation Ltd. His extensive expertise spans cybersecurity, software development, web development, networking, and business development, making him a versatile and valuable asset to the organization.

In his role as CISO, Nyan Tun Zaw excels in evaluating and analysing various cybersecurity technologies, with particular expertise in zero trust architectures and Content Disarm and Reconstruction (CDR) technologies. His insights into these areas are critical in safeguarding against the most sophisticated digital threats. As a Senior Vice President, his strategic acumen in business development has significantly contributed to Athena Dynamics’ growth, especially in high-stakes environments such as government and critical infrastructure projects across Singapore and the region.

Nyan Tun Zaw’s early career was marked by his leadership as a technical lead and head of the Good Hackers Alliance (GHA), where he played a pivotal role in numerous project implementations, further establishing his credentials in the field.

Academically, he holds a Master of Business Administration from Quantic School of Business and Technology, and a Bachelor of Business Management with double majors in Finance and Information Systems from Singapore Management University. He also holds prestigious certifications such as CEH, ECSA, and CISSP.

Living by his life quote, “Never stop learning,” Nyan Tun Zaw embodies the essence of continuous personal and professional growth, continually seeking new knowledge and skills to stay at the forefront of the cybersecurity field.

Read more about the award and its recipients here.