Mel leads the Information Security, Cyber Security, Data Privacy and Resiliency Group of Globe FinTech Innovations aka Mynt. Mynt is joint venture of Globe Telecom and Alibaba Group. She has more than 15 years experience in Information Security Management, IT Security and Privacy, Business Continuity, Disaster Recovery, IT Audit , Applications Development and Project Management.
Prior to joining Mynt, she had been engaged in a number of projects on Business Continuity, Data Protection, IT Audit and Application Development and Support within the Asia Pacific Region. She has helped a large commercial bank and software development houses to be CMMI compliant. She was part of the Core Team of the first company who earned the BCM Certification in the Philippines wherein there were no non conformities cited by the 3rd party assessors.
Moreover, she established and led the Business Continuity and Information Security Group of a global IT Company servicing majority of its clients from the financial services industry within USA and Europe. In addition to that, she also led the business and technology resiliency group of a multinational financial services corporation in the Philippines making it compliant to ISO22301 standard and to the Guidelines on Information Technology Risk Management of the Central Bank of the Philippines.