Ralph Aboujaoude Diaz

Practice Leader

Ralph Aboujaoude Diaz is a Practice Leader at HFS, based in London, UK. With over 16 years of professional experience, Ralph has helped a wide range of organisations improve and transform their IT security, risk and compliance environments. Ralph's research at HFS focuses on Cybersecurity and Horizon 3 technologies across all industries (with an initial focus on 5G and Quantum Computing).

Ralph has a strong risk management knowledge (gained through 12 years of IT audit and advisory experience in Big 4) combined with a technical expertise in security, risk and compliance technologies. He has a proven experience in integrating automation and continuous monitoring solutions into security operations.

As part of his previous industry role in the Life Sciences industry, Ralph was part of the Core Tech Strategy & Transformation Leadership Team in the capacity of Senior Director. He led the design, delivery and operation of a global Security and Governance transformation programme. He also actively contributed to the development and deployment of a global Intelligent Automation programme across global functions and business units.

With over 25K+ followers and more than 5 million post views, Ralph is an active contributor on LinkedIn providing an honest, pragmatic and above all funny perspective on technology, security and automation.

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Content By Ralph Aboujaoude Diaz

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When the three lines of defense for information security rapidly become two

Security-as-a-Service is moving the responsibility for managing security risks and controls from enterprises to service providers

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Enterprises must fight the vicious trifecta of ransomware to avoid calamity – Here’s how to do it

Enterprises must develop a holistic ransomware response strategy, balancing technology alongside people and processes.

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Don’t let cybersecurity hysteria get you down—the HFS manifesto will guide you

Our five core research pillars and CHIEF principles provide differentiated insights to CISOs, IT and business leaders.

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Make employees your best firewall, not the weakest link in your cybersecurity chain

It is high time for CISOs, IT and business leaders to seriously invest in a more people-centric approach to cyber security.

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Avoid a robotic misadventure – focus on the security that matters

This POV provide an overview of key security considerations when deploying a Robotic Process Automation environment.

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