Ivan is the member of IBM Security Services team in the role of Executive consultant, focused on Information Security, Regulatory, Personal Data Protection, Risk and Compliance management.
Ivan is skilled security manager with more than thirteen years of experience as Chief Security Officer in the banks, in IT industry since 1993.
Ivan is the expert witness in field Security and protection of information systems licensed by Slovak Ministry of Justice. He acts also as certified information security auditor and chairman of Slovak Association of Cyber Security.
He graduated at Technical University of Košice, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Informatics, studied Computer science and graduated from the same school in Applied Informatics. Later he completed a postgraduate degree in Judicial Expertise and Forensic engineering at Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava. Currently he is working on his doctoral study, with Network Intrusion Detection Systems dissertation thesis.
He holds a few professional certifications: Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC, ISACA), Management of Risk (M_o_R, APMG), ITIL v3 and Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA).