Cyber Security Advisor, MADDOX TECHNOLOGIES
Emil Tan is experienced in many cybersecurity trades – from research and development, to cybersecurity governance, risk management, consultancy and operations. He currently works primarily on Critical Information Infrastructure Protection (CIIP) governance and regulations. Previously, he worked in the defence industry, researching on incident management and intrusion deception, as well as running cybersecurity operations.
Emil is a significant contributor to the cybersecurity community. He founded and leads Edgis, a cybersecurity community group guided by the mission of promoting a vibrant cybersecurity community and safer cyberspace in Singapore. Emil also leads The Honeynet Project, Singapore Chapter – an international non-profit cybersecurity research organisation. In recognition of his contributions to Singapore’s cybersecurity ecosystem, he was awarded the inaugural Cybersecurity Awards 2018 (Professional category) supported by the Cyber Security Agency of Singapore (CSA).
Emil frequently speaks at various international cybersecurity conferences. He is also the organiser and co-founder of Infosec in the City, Singapore.
Emil has a BSc Computer Science and MSc Information Security from Royal Holloway, University of London