Fayyaz Makhani
Global Security Architect


Fayyaz Makhani

PCI QSA, CISSP, CISA, CRISC, CDPSE, ISO 27001 Lead Auditor, PCI DSS, HIPAA, FISMA, NIST 800-53, NIST 800-30, ISO 27001, ISO 27005, OCTAVE

With more than 25 years of leadership experience across startup, financial, legal, pharmaceutical, and tech sectors, Fayyaz Makhani has been instrumental in helping companies to develop, implement, and maintain technical and procedural controls over key systems to provide information assurance.

As a respected industry leader, Fayyaz is responsible for developing strategies and operations to deliver best-in-class services and is dedicated to service delivery for Professional Services Organizations in cybersecurity, information governance, risk, and compliance. He is responsible for running the portfolio of consulting services for VikingCloud, and the delivery of all services, including risk, privacy, ISO, and PCI.