Cyber Security Technology Engineer
Singapore University of Technology and Design
Ian graduated from NTU in 2018 with a Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical & Electronics Engineering (EEE) with specialization in Power Engineering. Prior to joining iTrust, he was working as a Cybersecurity Engineer at ST Engineering Land Systems.
Achievement in ST Engineering Land Systems
During his tenure as a Cybersecurity Engineer at ST Engineering Land Systems, Ian supported in the securing of the autonomous vehicle platform and conducted VAPT (Vulnerability Assessment & Penetration Testing) for the autonomous buses. He witnessed and participated in the roll-out of the driverless bus, which was deployed and conducting a public trial in Sentosa. He also provided cybersecurity support to the various engineering project team and ensuring cybersecurity programs and tools are updated and ready for deployment.
Professional Accreditation, Achievement & Training
- Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
- EC-Council Certified Incident Handler v2 (ECIH v2)
- STECA Cybersecurity Posture Building Workshop
- STECA Cybersecurity by Design (CSBD)
- SUTD Design Innovation Course
Progressively, Ian hopes to complete offensive security certifications like OSCP, ISC2, CISSP, SANS cybersecurity courses and looking into taking up MSc in Security by Design (MSSD) at SUTD in the future.
As the saying goes “Food is the God of the people”, during his free time, Ian likes to go around Singapore and hunt for good food. In addition to that, karaoke singing and gaming with friends is also a good way to de-stress.
Favourite Quote: “Life is a learning journey, never stop exploring”. Always stay positive, there will be failures in your life, but it is what you do during those times that will determine the height of your peaks.