Chika Eze is an internationally recognised Cyber Security Professional with solid foundation in IT architecture, delivery, and management. His experience spans over several gamut of security practices including Identity and Access Management, Penetration Testing, Risk and Maturity Assessments, Security Architecture, GRC, Regulatory Compliance and IT Audit.
Given his adept experience in Cyber Security, Chika has been awarded some of the most prestigious Cyber Security certification in the world including CISM, CRISC, CISA, CISSP, TOGAF9, ISO27001 Lead Auditor. He is also a member of the Institute of Information Security Professionals (IISP), Management Consultancies Association (MCA), Association of Enterprise Architects (AEA), Association of MBAs (AMBA), Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA), and Information System Security Certification Consortium (ISC)2. In January 2018, Chika was endorsed by the UK Home Office via Tech City UK as an exceptional promise in Cyber Security and Information Technology.
Chika worked for KPMG UK and Capgemini UK as a Cyber Security Consultant leading and delivering security related engagements for clients in various industries including Financial Services, Telecommunications, Retail and Consumer goods. He is currently transitioning into a Management role in Deloitte UK where he will, predominantly, focus on leading Identity and Access Management engagements across a portfolio of clients. He has previously worked with the private sector in Nigeria as a digital entrepreneur, and as an IT Audit Assistant Manager at the Nigeria Ministry of Education.
Chika holds an M.Sc. degree in Computer Science from the University of Oxford and is currently an MBA candidate at the Imperial College London. He has published several papers in reputable technological journals. Chika is an RFID specialist and holds a patent for inventing a Smart RFID Certificates System using Character Proximity. He is also a blockchain enthusiast and is currently a co-founder of an equity-based crowdfunding blockchain startup based in the UK.