Intelligent CISO Issue 1 - Page 16

ciso profile Tamer Gamali, Mashreq Bank’s Head of Information Security CISOs set to become dominant force Intelligent CISO speaks to Tamer Gamali, Mashreq Bank’s Head of Information Security, about the latest industry trends, opportunities and insight on what it means to be a CISO. He tells us that the well-positioned CISO will soon become one of the most dominant leaders in the industry. W ith more of our systems and processes becoming paperless – from federal-level blockchain policies, to an increasing shift to the cloud across the world – the need to find and retain top information security talent has become an urgent necessity. leading cybersecurity and IT security professional organisation. As per recent forecasts by Gartner, global investment on information security will grow to a massive US$93 billion (about Dhs341 bi