Cecilia Soares

ISO 22301 Lead Implementer
ISO 22301 Lead Auditor
ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Certified Data Protection Officer
Certified PECB Trainer
Approved BCI Instructor

Cecilia Soares have been implementing Business Continuity Management (BCM) since 2002, covering Financial, Telecommunication, Pharmaceutical, Manufacturing, Distribution and Government organizations. Over the years, Cecilia has helped these organizations with the definition, the development, the implementation, the maintenance and the exercise of their Business Continuity program, including DRP and DR technology.

From July 1999 to July 2013 in Hewlett Packard Consulting & Integration department, Cecilia managed several projects related to infrastructure implementation, software development, Business Continuity Process implementation, Security analysis and/or ITIL process implementation.

In 2003, Cecília obtained ABCP certification (DRI International), in 2008 she obtained PMP certification and in 2013 she obtained ISO 22301 Lead Implementer certification.

The list of projects executed by her leadership contained applications developments, applications platform migrations (eg. Mainframe Migration), Oracle Database upgrade and/or platform Migration, Infrastructure renewal, Business Continuity Process implementation, Security Audit, Consolidation process including infrastructure, virtualization, etc. The projects covers customers for all industries.

From 1989 thru 1994 she worked in a technology-training center as a teacher, she taught Programming Languages as C and Cobol, Unix operating System and Technology concepts. From 1994 on, although training was not her primary role, she continued to teach workshops and courses as well as performing presentations. She is a Experienced and enthusiastic speaker since 1989.