Freddy was the Cyber Security Strategist with Microsoft Asia, responsible for communicating Microsoft's security strategy, identifying emerging security trends, and cultivating relationships with governments, industry associations and academia.
He was awarded the (ISC)² President's Award in 2003 for his volunteer work with (ISC)² and he continues to serve as the co-chairperson of the (ISC)² Asia Advisory Board.
In 2013, he was appointed as the APAC Strategy Advisor for Cloud Security Alliance. Freddy is also the vice president and founding member of the Singapore Association of Information Security Professionals (AISP). He is a resource person for the UN-ESCAP Academy Training for ICT for Development (ICTD) Capacity-Building program, where he has delivered Information Security and Privacy modules in Korea and Myanmar.
He has more than 25 years’ experience in Information Security with the Singapore government and five years with Microsoft. He has presented on security throughout Asia and the United States.