For over 22 years, Mr. Bdair has been Information security, education, and information technology professional serving business and government clients in USA, Europe, Middle East and Africa. He is currently the (ISC)2 Business Development Manager and Lead Instructor for the MENA region.
In 2011, Mr. Bdair founded IT Security Consulting & Training with presence in USA, Jordan, Oman, KSA, and Pakistan to provide premier Security Consulting and Training services around the MENA region. It is strategically aligned with IT and Security integrators to augment their delivery resources around MENA region.
In 2003, he co-founded IT Security Training and Solutions I(TS)2, a premier provider of Information security training, solutions, and consultancy company. He held several key positions at I(TS)2 including Sr. Security Consultant/Trainer, Academy Manager, VP of Professional Services, Chief Operation Officer, and SOC Advisor and Chairman Advisor.
Mr. Bdair delivers consultation services in the area of Security Operation Center (SOC) assessment and development, ISO27001/ISO20000/ISO22030 implementation and certification, business continuity, and competency development services. He helps CIOs, CISOs, and security professionals assess and develop their information security programs to address the organization’s business needs and challenges with regards to information security. Mr. Bdair is also an (ISC)2/BSI certified CISSP/SSCP/ISO27001/ISO20000/ISO22301 trainer and has been delivering security awareness and training in the US, Saudi Arabia, and other countries of the Middle East.
Education and Credentials:
- Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering, George Mason University in Virginia, USA
- Certified Information Systems Security Professional/Instructor (CISSP), (ISC)2
- Systems Security Certified Practitioner/Instructor (SSCP), (ISC)2
- ISO27001 Lead Auditor/Implementer/Instructor, BSI
- Certified Penetration Testing Engineer Instructor – CPTE