Kyle Lai

Kyle Lai

Software Security Advisor

KLC Consulting

Kyle has helped several medium to large Fortune 500 firms develop cybersecurity, software and API security program and strategies, and build security into SDLC including DevSecOps. He has hands-on experience on penetration testing, vulnerability management, third-party security assessment, regulatory compliance, and security leadership. With the increasing API security threats, one of his focus is on developing API Security program and guidance which support multi-cloud, multi-API Management platforms, with considerations for geopolitics, privacy and geo-redundancy.

Kyle has over 20+ years of experience in cybersecurity with certifications: CISSP, CSSLP, CISA, CIPP/US, CIPP/G, and ISO 27001 LA. He was the former CISO of Pactera (a Blackstone company – global IT services firm) and Brandies University – Heller School. He has previously consulted at Microsoft, Akamai, Fannie Mae, Fidelity Investments, Boeing, HP, US Department of Defense (DoD – DISA). He is also the creator of the network security and privacy tool – SMAC MAC Address Changer.