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Jim De Haas

Cloud Security Expert

Seasoned security professional with a demonstrated history of working on critical, complex and highly available banking applications. A technology enthusiast, who enjoys collaborating with cross-functional teams. A strong communicator who can evangelize security across the organisation. Specialised in Cloud Security (Both AWS and Azure), IT Security, training DevOps engineers in security topics and making security understandable to non-security/non-technical people. Inventor and creator of the Cloud Octagon Model (and board game) for risk assessments.

Secretary of the ABN AMRO global cloud governance board, for the past five years. For the past years I have been presenting at European conferences on the topic of cloud risk assessments. Former advisory board member of the EU SEC project for continous cloud auditing and monitoring. Experienced in leading teams of security professionals.