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Desmond Israel
Desmond Israel

Since 2012, Desmond has been resourcefully engaged as an entrepreneur in IT infrastructure and information security. In a position of Enterprise IT Security Practitioner with Information Security Architects Limited, he has been in charge of IT security upgrade and risk management projects consulting for over 25 clients including, Busy Internet, Fidelity bank, Goldfields Ghana, CAL Bank, Dalex Finance amongst others and finally a Resident IT Risk Management Consultant for Bui Power Authority.

The expertise he offers as a professional varies in scale and input which includes, network/systems security upgrades including public key infrastructure, device availability monitoring, active directory audits/enhancements, data encryption, intrusion detection and prevention, data loss prevention, endpoint security, disaster recovery plans, vulnerability assessment and penetration testing. Information Security Architects is home to a clientele of about 27 entities including four banks in Ghana, and the company is further partnered to IBM, Rapid7, Kevin Mitnick’s KnowBe4, and Kaspersky.

Current position: Privacy/Information Security Practitioner, Information Security Architects