Profile for Terumi Laskowsky (En)


Career Highlights

  • ► Graduate, Arizona State University, School of Engineering, BSE in Computer Science Engineering
  • ► Graduate, University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School of Business, MBA in Decision Sciences
  • ► Graduate, University of Pennsylvania, Lauder Institute for Management & International Studies, MA in International Management
  • ► Served in the US Army as a Military Police Officer
  • ► Served in the US Navy as a civilian coordinator for US-Japan cooperative technology programs
  • ► Lead IT security consulting business units at Symantec and RSA Japan
  • ► Experienced in financial industry (System Analyst at Goldman Sachs Japan, IT Assistant Manager at W.I. Carr Japan, and Director of IT at Swiss Bank Corporation Japan)
  • ► Early provider of web application pen-testing in Japan
  • ► Founder Pathfinders Japan Ltd., a consulting firm for IT security and global business development
  • ► Visiting instructor for Temple University Japan in the field of IT and global business and communication skills
  • ► Native speaker of English and Japanese
  • ► Currently serves as an IT security consultant, instructor, and business advisor for multi-national companies in the US, Japan, and Asia Pacific regions

Project Management Experience

  • ► Internal, customer, and outsourced IT projects
  • ► Offshore IT projects
  • ► Defense-related projects
  • ► Global business development projects

Instructor and Speaker Experience

  • ► Freelance AWS Instructor covering Architecting, DevOps Engineering, Security Engineering, Machine Learning, and Development.
  • ► Freelance Google Cloud Platform (GCP) Instructor covering Architecting on GCP.
  • ► Consults and instructs in the IT security field. Specialities are: Certification prep. courses (e.g. CISSP, CCSP, CCSK, CCNA, CEH, etc.), and customized security courses (e.g. Security in the SDLC, Threat Modeling, Application Security)
  • ► Consults and instructs in the global business skills field (e.g. Communication skills for IT professionals, Global solution sales, Assertiveness, Public speaking skills, Coaching, etc.)
  • ► Past speaker for ASEAN Information Security Forum, Hawaii Cyber Five-O, AFCEA Hawaii, Cloud Security Alliance Japan, and others.
  • ► TV appearance for Business Breakthrough "Role of the CISO"
  • ► Online training series for Microsoft products
  • ► Newspaper and digital media interviews related to IT security

IT Certifications

  • AWS Authorized Instructor Champion
  • GCP AUthorized Instructor
  • AWS Solutions Architect Professional, DevOps Professional, Security Speciality, Machine Learning Speciality, SysOps, Dev, and Cloud Essentials
  • CCSP
  • CCSK
  • CCNA
  • CEH
  • Security+
  • Network+
  • Scrum Master
  • BTA Certified Blockchain Business Foundations (CBBF)

Products Experience

  • Skybox Security solutions
  • Cisco routers and IDS (formerly Sourcefire)
  • McAfee enterprise security products
  • Algosec firewall analyzer
  • DevSecOps related products (Git, GitHub, Bitbucket, Jenkins, AWS pipeline, etc.)
  • Security education and testing related products (Various OWASP security tools, WebInspect, AppScan, Nessus, Maltigo, Kali tools, etc.)

Current Interest

  • DevSecOps
  • Incorporating security using BlockChain
  • Domain Driven Design, Test Driven Development, Cloud Native Technology