Laurent Hourlier

Director of IT Security & ITIL Processes, CHAMP Cargosystems

Laurent is currently Director of IT Security & ITIL Processes – in the role of CISO for CHAMP Cargosystems and responsible for ITIL implementation for the company.   Certified CISSP, Information Security based on ISO/IEC 27000 series, Certified Integrator for Secure Cloud Services, ITIL and IT Service Management based on ISO/IEC20000, Prince2, MCPD Enterprise Application Developer…

Graduated engineer in Micro-Electronics, after serving 6 years in French army responsible for Telecommunication Stations with Secret Defense clearance, Laurent worked at the design and development of hardware and then embedded software in aeronautic industry (Rafale2, A-380…). Laurent moved to a career of software developer and Architect for Security Products (Application Control, Device Control, encryption systems, AV, patch management, firewall integration… for 5000 customers) during 10 years. Since 2014, Laurent is working in the field of Cargo Logistics IT services, specialized in Security and ITIL implementation for CHAMP.

Examples of challenges that Laurent is working on are: improvement of the configuration change management and moving the company to a DevOps culture; Implementing RBAC design for all systems; Enlarging the scope of SOC Type II certification and targeting ISO27000 for many systems.