Hoo Chuan Wei

Hoo Chuan Wei

Technical Advisor, (ISC)²

Chuan-Wei is the Chief Information Security Officer, Senior Vice President and Chief Cybersecurity Technology Officer with ST Engineering, and has been in the IT industry since 1992 with more than 20 years of experience in information security. He is also the Technical Advisor for (ISC)² Asia-Pacific.

He provides thought leadership, formulates and implements strategic technology development, manages professional services and cybersecurity operations.

Prior to ST Engineering, he was the IBM Security Executive Security Advisor, who was honored as:

  • 2014 (ISC)² Asia-Pacific President's Award Honoree,
  • 2013 (ISC)² Senior Information Security Leadership Achievement (ISLA) Honoree,
  • 2012 (ISC)² Information Security Leadership Achievement (ISLA) Honoree and
  • 2010 IDG Chief Security Officer (CSO) ASEAN Award winner.


His career includes various IT management roles in the financial and telecommunication sector regionally. He is also an authorised instructor with (ISC)², lectures at Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Institute of Systems Science-National University of Singapore (ISS-NUS) and Temasek Polytechnic.

He received his IT degree from the University of Southern Queensland and carries the following professional industry certifications: CISSP, CISA, CFE and BCCE.

Mr Hoo Chuan Wei is also the session chair for our Darkweb, Cybercrime, Cyberwarfare track sessions on 8 October.