Lewis Tam

Chief Information Security Officer
Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China

Mr. Lewis Tam is the Chief Information Security Officer of Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, which is the first integrated financial services conglomerate in China with diversified business profile including insurance, commercial banking, securities brokerage, trust and investment, asset management and corporate pension, since November 2007.

Lewis has over 25 years’ international experience in information security, internal audit, risk management, information technology and project management, specializing in the banking and finance industry.  In particular, Lewis directs information security strategies for enterprises for more than a decade, and received the Information Security Leadership Achievements honor from (ISC)2 in 2009, and IT Governance and Management Leader of the Year and Organization of the Year in 2013.

Lewis previously served as a Vice President for Bank of America, and headed a number of different functions including Information Security, IT Compliance, Technology Risk Management, Internal Control and Project Management.  Prior to this, Lewis was the Principal IT Auditor and also leaded the worldwide financial system development for American Express.  While most of these assignments were with regional responsibilities, Lewis has offices based in different countries including China, Hong Kong, and Australia.