Jenny Kvist, B.Sc.E.E. is a multi-disciplinary information security, assurance, risk and data protection expert. Jenny has over 20 years of experience in information security, IT audit and risk management in banking, the public sector and consulting. She has held numerous roles in consulting, risk management, security management and IT audit. Jenny also shares her knowledge and experience by presenting training courses and as a presenter at global seminars and conferences.
In addition to being an ISO 27001 Lead Auditor and Lead Implementer trainer for PECB as well as a CISSP trainer for (ISC)2 Jenny has led a wide variety of information security and assurance projects, programmes and training for global non-profit organisations, Government agencies, and some of the world’s largest financial, defence, technology, telecommunications and construction organisations.
Jenny understands that information security is a critical part of any organisation's operations, and that it needs to add value by supporting overall strategy and objectives. This will ensure support of top management and increase overall information security maturity. She has led numerous successful ISO 27001 implementations and certifications internationally and is retained as an ISO 27001 consultant and auditor for several others. Other recent work includes participating in the development of new national legislation regarding information security for government agencies and developing and delivering information security management systems and information security training, education and awareness programmes for multiple clients.