Critical Infrastructure Protection & Resilience Asia

Thongchai Sangsiri

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Mr.Thongchai Sangsiri

Deputy Director, Office of Security

Electronic Transactions Development Agency (Public Organization)

Thailand

 

Mr. Thongchai Sangsiri is employed at the Electronic Transactions Development Agency (Public Organization) under the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology.  His current position is Deputy Director of the Office of Security and Technical Manager of the Digital Forensics Center.  Prior to joining ETDA, he spent ten years in the public sector managing and supporting various governmental information and communication technology initiatives, including: smart citizen identification card, e-government, government data exchange standard, public key infrastructure deployment in the public sector and various security awareness training programs. Mr. Sangsiri has a keen interest in digital forensic technologies, cybersecurity policy, and information security policy, particularly in the context of utilizing ICT to increase the accessibility, availability and promotion of safe and secure electronic services to business and civil society.  In international fora, he has served as Convenor for the Security and Prosperity Steering Group from 2014-2016 at the APEC Telecommunications and Information Working Group (TEL).  He has earned master’s degree in Electrical Engineering and bachelor’s degree in Physics from the USA.