Raphael Adeyemo
(President)

Raphael Adeyemo, an experienced IT business partner in banking, insurance, energy, and technology, specializes in service delivery, cyber resilience, and risk management. Leading (ISC)2 Toronto Chapter, he promotes cyber security in the GTA. Currently pursuing an Executive MBA at Queen’s University and Cornell University, he finds relaxation at the beach, on the tennis court, or enjoying time with loved ones when not engrossed in work or studies.

Camille Kloppenburg
(Vice President)

Camille, drawing from over two decades of experience, serves as a trusted advisor for organizations striving to develop secure products from the outset, preserving their competitive advantage and promoting innovation. Her diverse background spans aerospace engineering, software development, entrepreneurship, and leadership. In her role as Vice President on the Board of Directors, she plays a pivotal role in advancing her field.

Rizwan Kalim
(Director, Membership Affairs)

Rizwan holds a Master’s degree in Computer Science and works as an Information Security and IT Risk Management professional at one of Canada’s ‘Big 5’ banks. He’s passionate about mentoring internationally-qualified newcomers through TRIEC, aiming to bridge academia and industry while promoting the profession. Rizwan is committed to continuing his service as the Director of Membership Affairs on the chapter’s board.

Jon Rohrich
(Secretary)

Jon Rohrich, a seasoned security leader with over a decade of experience, serves as the Security Lead for Central Canada at Avanade. He excels in delivering Information Security solutions to safeguard assets and mitigate evolving cyber threats. An accomplished public speaker, Jon has featured at events like Microsoft Ignite, Cyber Tech & Risk, and more. With a military background and numerous certifications, Jon is dedicated to mentoring and coaching fellow security professionals.

Esra Al-Shawafi
(Treasurer)

Mandip Singh
(Director, Audit & Compliance)

Mandip is an IT Risk Professional with over a decade of diverse experience in Cyber Security, IT Risk, and Compliance. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology Engineering. Mandip is an avid traveler who enjoys exploring new places and connecting with people from various cultures. He is ready to take on the role of Director, Audit & Compliance within the chapter, bringing his expertise to benefit the community.

Abimbola Adegbite
(Director, Professional Development)

Abi, with over a decade of diverse experience, is an enthusiastic proponent of enterprise architecture security. He is committed to finding quality solutions and collaborates with development teams to implement DevSecOps practices, ensuring robust security controls within software pipelines. Abi’s forthcoming role as Director of Professional Development underscores his dedication to nurturing professional growth and expertise within the organization.

Faiza Aziz
(Director, Communications)

Faiza, an Information Security Risk Consultant at a prominent Canadian bank, practices servant leadership and prioritizes knowledge sharing. As a diversity and inclusion advocate, she leads a volunteer team dedicated to fostering career development and connecting individuals with leaders throughout the organization. In her capacity as Director of Communications, Faiza focuses on promoting the chapter, collaborating with partners, and orchestrating events to maximize its influence and outreach.

Olusola Ayodele
(Director, Academic Partnerships)

Olusola, a cybersecurity leader with 15+ years’ experience, directs cybersecurity at Equite Association Canada. Certified in CISM, CISSP, ISO27001, he excels in building teams, implementing security programs, and ensuring compliance. With a Master’s in Forensics, he advocates gender diversity, collaborating with the Cybersafe Foundation to empower women. Olusola volunteers as a career mentor at the Toronto ISC2 Chapter.

Deji Dayspring
(Director of Events)

Deji, a seasoned IT professional with over a decade of experience in IT service management and information security. Currently specializing in Governance, Risk, and Compliance, with a primary focus on implementing and managing best practices in information security and privacy. In leisure time, enjoys singing and watching movies, adding a creative balance to a dynamic career in IT.

Carolyn Le Quéré
(Director, Strategic Partnerships)

Bhavkaran Chahal
(Director of Technology)

Bhavkaran is working as a Senior Security Engineer at a leading financial services firm in Canada. His expertise is backed by a robust portfolio of certifications, including OSCP, CRTO, CRTP, and CEH, underlining his proficiency in areas like Red Team operations, Offensive Security, Vulnerability Management, Penetration Testing, and API Security. Bhavkaran actively engages with the Infosec community by sharing insights on his blog and across social platforms. His work not only fortifies the security posture of organizations but also inspires the next generation of cybersecurity professionals.