Director Cyber & Privacy
KPMG in Belgium
Benoit is the Application Review Manager and Lead Auditor of KPMG Certification, the ISO Certification Body of KPMG in Belgium. He is also a Senior Manager for Technology Advisory and the Belgian competence leader for Privacy, Cyber & Information Security.
Benoit joined KPMG’s IT Audit team in 2007 and supported various financial statement audits. This experience enabled him to develop a strong capacity for analyzing complex IT environments in short time frames, identifying risks and encouraging collaboration between the business and IT structures.
From the beginning of his career, Benoit’s technical skills and interest in IT lead him to take up an active role in IT Security engagements. This allowed him to further develop his IT security expertise and specialize further in this domain. He continues to improve his skills by obtaining certifications such as CISSP, CISM, CISA, CRISC and ISO 27001.
Bachelor in Applied IT
Master in Commercial Sciences, IT Management
CISSP, CISM, CISA, CRISC
ISO 27001 Lead Auditor and Lead Implementer
Cobit 5 Foundation and Assessor certified
Clearance: National Secret / NATO Secret
Performing and implementing Information Security Assessments & Management system based on ISO27001/2
Performing SOC1 (ISAE 3402) and SOC2 (ISAE 3000) attestation engagements
Performing Technical IT Security assessments related to the configuration of applications, databases, operating systems and networks
Defining requirements, performing risk assessment and risk treatment, implementing the control
Writing and reviewing Information Security policies and awareness