During COVID-19, 91% of financial services organisations reported an increase in outbound email traffic.

Egress 17.06 Cyber Threats

Webinar Summary

Thursday 17th June

Event Timings:

  • EDT: 10am - 11am
  • BST: 3pm - 4pm 


The more emails sent, the greater the risk that employees or clients will commit one of the many, easy-to-make mistakes that lead to data compromise, or that hackers will find a way to intercept communications

93% of financial organisations experienced security incidents where email use put sensitive data at risk, at a rate of one incident every 12 working hours. Join this webinar to learn why static DLP solutions are not intelligent enough to spot and stop human errors.

Key Takeaways:

  • The effects of COVID-19 and remote working on email security
  • How machine learning and intelligent DLP improve breach prevention
  • Key takeaways for your organization

Format: 45 minute presentation, 15 minute live audience Q&A


Meet the Speakers:

Tayana Bellis

Director of Product Management, Egress

Tayana Bellis is an experienced product leader and currently serves as Director of Product Management at Egress. Tayana has spent most of her career so far working in financial services (including for Thomson Reuters/Refinitiv and S&P), and transitioned into cybersecurity in 2019. As well as product managing the flagship Egress Intelligent Email Security platform, Tayana also leads the UX design and technical writing teams.

Hala ElGhawi

Cluster Information Security Officer, Standard Chartered Bank

Hala has more than thirteen years of experience in the banking industry and she is passionate about Cyber security and Technology Risk, Management, and governance.
Hala holds a master’s degree in Quality Management, and the BSc in Management Information Systems, in addition to several professional certificates such as PMP (Project Management Professional), ISO 27001 Lead Implementer, COBIT Foundation, COBIT Implementation and a diploma in Risk Management.
Currently Hala is working as an Information Security Senior Manager for MENAP countries at Standard Chartered Bank. Recently she published an article about COVID-19 and Cyber Risk on Global CIO Forum and it got featured in May 2020.

Dr. Simi Wang

Head of Information Security and Privacy, China Construction Bank

Dr Simi Wang is Head of Information Security and Privacy at China Construction Bank. He was previously Cyber Security and Data Privacy Manager at Deloitte UK and Information and Cyber Security Counsel at Aviva.