CISO,The National Commercial Bank

Mrs. Rasha Abu AlSaud is the chief information security officer of National Commercial Bank in Saudi Arabia. In this role, she established a cyber intelligence center and successfully implemented a number of security-related technologies to improve the bank’s monitoring capabilities. The projects she implemented covered identity governance, network protection, security incident and event management, endpoint monitoring, data leakage prevention, threat detection, and vulnerability infrastructure. Prior to this assignment, she had established the IT risk department of the bank and developed a comprehensive IT risk framework and risk remediation program to monitor the identified high risks within the IT division. She is a frequent speaker in local and international conferences where she shares her expertise in IT, risk management, governance, security, and threats monitoring.