ASEAN under attack: How can businesses strengthen cyber defences?


Jagdish Mahapatra

Managing Director, CrowdStrike Asia

Jagdish Mahapatra is the Managing Director for CrowdStrike, Asia which includes South East Asia, North Asia and India. His key responsibilities include building a new business model in region with the focus on providing next generation Cybersecurity solutions to enterprise customers financial institutions and Government while building strategic alliances for CrowdStrike.

Jagdish has over 25 years of experience in the field of Infrastructure, Network, Datacentre and cybersecurity predominantly at Cisco and McAfee. Most recently at McAfee, he was responsible for the APAC channel effectively building a strong partner and alliance ecosystem in the region which enabled new consumption models. Prior to that he was the Managing Director of McAfee India and SAARC for five years, He also spent 12 years with Cisco in multiple roles from building the Distribution Channel, Commercial Business to managing the largest Sales Vertical.

James Henderson

Editorial Director of Asia, IDG Communications

As Editorial Director of IDG Asia, James is responsible for developing the content, audience and partnership strategy of Channel Asia and CIO Asia across the region. James specialises in converting global technology trends into local insights, with a specific focus on ASEAN markets.

Mark Iles

Executive Consultant and Industry Analyst, Tech Research Asia

Iles is an Industry Analyst with the Advisory and Consulting organisation Tech Research Asia. Previously he spent 25 years in the Software, IT and Telecommunications industry. He focuses on emerging technology trends and their impact on the traditional vendor-partner-customer relationships and how to evolve their go-to-market strategies.

Neville Burdan

Senior Director, Cybersecurity, Asia Pacific, NTT Ltd.

Neville Burdan, Senior Director, Cybersecurity, Asia Pacific of NTT Ltd., is responsible for the end-to-end go-to-market, sales, delivery, operations, and profitability for our security division.

Burdan has more than 36 years of extensive experience in the Information Technology industry, over a career that has spanned hardware, software and solutions. His technical expertise covers a diverse number of areas including the applications, desktop, networking, large database servers as well as heterogeneous computing environments.

Burdan is a hands-on practitioner, previously holding roles as a technician, engineer, manager and consultant. Prior to his current appointment, Burdan spent seven years with Microsoft Asia as regional manager for South Asia, focusing on management, security and storage. He is also responsible for Microsoft’s incubator team, driving desktop, security and server management solutions.

Event Sponsor

Live Virtual Event


Wednesday, 19th Aug 2020 11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. 11am SGT/MST/PHT / 10am ICT


Live Virtual Event

Event Sponsor

  • Crowdstrike

Who Should Attend

  • CTOs, CSOs and CIOs
  • Cyber Safety Awareness Consultants
  • Cyber Security Awareness Managers
  • Cyber Threat & Incident Response Analysts
  • Cybersecurity Advisors, Architect or Principals
  • IT Directors¬†
  • IT Security Managers and Directors
  • General Managers for Security Controls & Threat Research & Intelligence
  • General Managers for Technology Services & Risk
  • Heads of Cyber Threat Detection & Response
  • Security Operations Center Security Analysts¬†¬†

*IDG reserves the right to limit attendance to those working in end-user or reseller/partner businesses who meet the attendee criteria and refuse attendance by anyone from competing vendor, distributor or media organisations.