Garion Kong


Garion is an information technology and security professional with over 20 years’ experience leading IT governance, management and information security for SMEs and regional offices of MNCs in Asia. He is currently the Information Security Manager for Asia Pacific and Deputy CISO for a FTSE-100 UK engineering company. Prior to his current role, Garion was the Head of IT & Security for Asia and Manager, Technical Services (APAC) for a global software analytics company and Head of IT for a catastrophe risk modelling and research company.

Garion has a Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Business Information Technology. His current area of interest and specialization is in integrating information security with technology and businesses and holds several IT security certifications. Garion is a certified quality professional with CQI, ISO/IEC 27001:2013 Lead Auditor and a certified Chief Information Security Officer (C|CISO).

Garion is the Immediate Past President and Chapter Advisor for the ISC2 Singapore Chapter. He is a volunteer Career Advisor with Workforce Singapore (WSG). Garion is also an EXCO member with Tech Talent Assembly (TTAB), leading their DevOps/DevSecOps and Cybersecurity SIGs.