Deputy General Manager
Octopus Cards Limited
Alan Chan is the Head of Information Security for Octopus Cards Limited.
Alan joined with a mandate to drive the Octopus cyber security defenses, ensuring they can meet the demands of a leading electronic payment system provider. Alan joined Octopus from Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited where he was responsible for managing cyber security architecture and engineering, technology risk compliance as well as security intelligence and governance.
Alan has over 18 years of experience as a security professional and holds a Master’s Degree in Information Security and Computer Crime. Alan is a member of the Professional Information Security Association and is a strong advocate for cyber security education to the youngsters, being a supportive speaker to a number of local schools over the years.