Mahmood Elrefai

Accomplished cyber security leader with 15+ years of direct IT project and operations management experience dedicated to upholding global standards for safeguarding business-critical applications and governing IT infrastructure. Drive strategic decision making across the banking sector through effective implementation of global security policies, standards, guidelines, solutions and controls that ensure the accurate identification and mitigation of project related risks. Effectively translate business needs into technical requirements, manage C-level stakeholder relationships and motivate high performing teams to effectively prioritize tasks and achieve key corporate goals with a sense of urgency. Steer corporate security systems toward latest cyber security technologies and industry leading standards to ensure compliance with government and international mandates.