Gaël Hachez

Gaël Hachez

Director, PwC Belgium

Within PwC, Gaël is a Cyber Security specialist who is mainly focussed on providing assurance to various parties within the organisation on the actual level of Cyber Security. The different clients within the organisation looking after assurance can be very different: CISO, CIO, CRO, Internal Audit, Board, Regulators, clients, …  

The assurance question can be answered through various mechanisms providing more or less assurance depending on the client’s needs. Gaël can start with maturity assessment or security assessment. He will provide more in depth assurance through compliance review (with standards or regulations), security review, IT audits. He can also provide assurance to the external world with third party assurance report like ISAE 3402, ISAE 3000 or SOC2. Finally, he can leverage his technical team to provide alternative assurance mechanism like intrusion testing, red team, …

To be able to deliver all these services, Gaël is responsible within Belgium for all IT security assessment services (IT security reviews, IT audits, intrusion tests, compliance with security standards/regulations reviews).  

Gaël is working mainly in the financial and public sectors. He also performed specific jobs related to data privacy (evaluation of the existing processes vs. applicable rules, regulations and laws or write-up of data privacy procedures / policies).

 

Experience

  • Banking & Capital Markets
  • Govt. & Public Services
  • Energy, Utilities & Mining - Utilities

Experience

  • With PwC since 01/12/2003

Specialty

  • Cyber Security
  • Cryptography
  • Risk Assessment
  • Security Assurance
  • Risk management
  • Information Security
  • Privacy