Pivotal Software

Jerome Walter

Field Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), Asian-Pacific and Japan, Pivotal Software

As Pivotal’s Field CISO for APAC, Jerome provides guidance and thought leadership to large business and organisations to identify the technologies and modern security processes to accompany their digital transformations.

He brings 18 years of experience in development, IT systems management, and information security leadership in major Financial institutions. He is an advocate of business-focused security, tightly integrated info IT systems, and processes to reduce friction, improve adoption and increase business velocity.

Before joining Pivotal, Jerome has held positions in Tokyo, Hong Kong and Singapore as Natixis Corporate & Investment Bank’s CSO for APAC and as Head of Prudential’s regional security programme.

A forward-looking and collaborative executive, he recently contributed to industry guidelines on offensive security and efforts to enable chaos engineering practices in the region.

Jerome holds a Master of Science in IT Engineering from EFREI, France, and an MBA in Finance from HKUST Business School.