Ricky M Magalhaes is an International Information Security architect, working with a myriad of high profile organizations. Ricky has over 16 years of experience in the security arena covering all ten domains including best practice and compliance. Ricky is a strategist on security and innovating creative ways to achieve compliance and mitigate risk, to many blue chip entities and forms part of the advisory boards to many organisations worldwide.
Ricky has trained government agencies and other governmental entities on various information security disciplines and has speaks at national and international conferences on behalf of companies, software and security vendors.
Ricky has overseen and designed implementations for large entities in excess of 100,000 users and is a trusted advisory for many fiduciary institutions and governmental agencies.
Ricky currently heads up the Offshore Security Services Division of 2e2 where he and his team build security cloud services for international telcos and software vendors.
The solution by Ricky and his team is now the largest of its kind and has been adopted globally as the leading cloud encryption solution.
Ricky holds a CISSP and has many accolades in information security and information technology. He is well respected in the security fraternity and is seen as a leader in his filed, especially in Cloud and security. Ricky has been personally commended by Bill Gates for security work in the Microsoft arena. He has chaired the ISC2 user group in the European region where he now resides.