Before co-founding RiverSafe, a Cyber Security, DevOps and Data Operations consultancy, Suid worked as an Information Security consultant for various organisations in the private and public sector initially providing his services in network security space before specialising in Security Incident and Event Management (SIEM) technologies.
Suid has 15 years’ experience working on large security projects for Blue-chip organisations (Thomson Reuters, BP, BAA, TfL to mention a few). The projects include global perimeter security technology rollout, SOC Transformation Project, Security Analytics Platform Deployment Project, Logging & Monitoring Project and so on.
Suid holds several industry/vendor certifications (CISSP, SANS GIAC, ArcSight, Splunk, Cisco etc.); and belongs to various security bodies (ISC2, ISC, BCS IoT Security Forum etc.) He also holds a Master’s degree in Information security from Royal Holloway, University of London.
Suid is a keen squash player, enjoys travelling, reading autobiographies of great people, and tries to play football as often as injuries permit.