Title: Cybersecurity & Info Risk Management Advisor

Specialization: Cybersecurity & Info Risk Management 

Education: CISM, CISA, CRISC

Languages: English

Phone Number: +6012 693 7194

Email Address: [email protected] 

LinkedIn: David Blair Turner

David is our external cybersecurity & info risk management consultant.

He has a wide-ranging info security, info risk management and IT knowledge, blended with proven communication, training and project management skills. David has earned strong reputation for his delivery and practicality work in this area of practice over the last 35 years.

David started his career as a Software/System Engineer and subsequently worked for Royal Dutch Shell group of companies (UK, Oman, Netherlands and Malaysia) as a Senior Information Risk Management Consultant, IT Architect and Project Manager from 1987 – 2016.

David holds the prestigious CISM industry certification.

A UK citizen, David currently lives in Malaysia and runs an independent cybersecurity training and consultancy firm.


Title: Cybersecurity & Info Risk Management Advisor

Specialization: Cybersecurity & Info Risk Management 

Education: CISM, CISA, CRISC

Languages: English

Phone Number: +6012 693 7194

Email Address: [email protected] 

LinkedIn: David Blair Turner

David is our external cybersecurity & info risk management consultant.

He has a wide-ranging info security, info risk management and IT knowledge, blended with proven communication, training and project management skills. David has earned strong reputation for his delivery and practicality work in this area of practice over the last 35 years.

David started his career as a Software/System Engineer and subsequently worked for Royal Dutch Shell group of companies (UK, Oman, Netherlands and Malaysia) as a Senior Information Risk Management Consultant, IT Architect and Project Manager from 1987 – 2016.

David holds the prestigious CISM industry certification.

A UK citizen, David currently lives in Malaysia and runs an independent cybersecurity training and consultancy firm.


Information Risk Management and IT-related skills:

Information Security & Risk Management:

    • In-depth knowledge of IT, information security & risk management standards (ISO27001/BS7799 & COBIT), supporting tools, technologies, processes and practices (including risk assessment methodologies, security for app development, infrastructure services, SCADA & process control environments);
    • Malaysia HRDF-approved training provider for ISO27001, COBIT, IRAM2, CISM, CISA, CRISC, ICS/IIoT, and other cyber security-related courses;
    • In-depth understanding of business regulatory compliance requirements affecting IT (including Sarbanes Oxley, export/import regulations and trade controls; GDPR, PDPA data privacy & personal data protection; PCI security; anti-trust regulations; records management and eDiscovery).

Wide-ranging IT knowledge (and associated security and integration aspects):

    • O/S - MS Windows environments, Linux, UNIX, OpenVMS;
    • Cloud-based environments (private, public and hybrid IaaS, PaaS, SaaS) and supporting services (e.g. Federated Identity and Access Management);
    • Data storage environments – cloud-based, and Network-attached (Network Appliance), SAN;
    • LAN/WAN and IP network planning design and implementation;
    • Good understanding of oil & gas subsurface and engineering application environments.

 

* David is not a lawyer at GLT Law and does not practise law in Malaysia.