2019 BC AWARE SPEAKER


Simon Wong, Security Specialist, Scalar Decisions

Simon Wong has always had a passion for IT, and has enjoyed his many different roles in his 17+ years in high tech, beginning with system administration.

His academic specialization was in Computer Science and Cryptography. He is an experienced software developer for high-availability telecommunications systems, commercial web applications and physiological model simulation. More recently he has held technology consulting, product and sales management roles.

As Security Specialist, Simon’s primary focus is supporting Scalar’s Western Canadian clients in the execution and improvement of their security programs. These engagements vary by customer but can include risk advisory services and security testing, security infrastructure architecture, and managed security operations. The common thread in all of his engagements is his focus on reduction of enterprise security risk.

Simon is a graduate of McGill University (B.Sc, Computer Science) and the University of Manitoba (MBA).