William Varma


Consultant - Technology, Audit & Security

William is a Global Information Technology Sr. Consultant with 20 years of demonstrated experience in planning, developing and executing IT strategies to address business opportunities. His expertise is in Technology Advisory, Risk Management, Security, Cloud Computing, BYOD, IT Governance, Information Systems Audit, Outsourcing and Contract Management. He has an established record in transforming and simplifying IT processes while delivering bottom line measurable benefit, and has successfully directed technology transformation in large, global organizations by bringing clarity and direction to strategic and tactical decisions enabling immediate savings and assuring future, profitable business growth. William has directed teams of up to 40 people (20 contractors) and managed annual budgets of $16+ million. He has demonstrated strengths in setting IT strategy, operational agility, value analysis, capacity planning, large systems deployment, benchmarking, problem solving, crisis management, and creating/leading cohesive teams for various initiatives. He has the ability to coach/mentor individuals to motivate peak performance while driving sustained revenue growth.

Recent News

October 29, 2013

Our final speaker for COUNTERMEASURE 2013 has been announced - Elizabeth Keighley, Manager GC-CIRT at Shared Services Canada.  Her topic will be "SSC SOC and Cyber Security for the GC".  Don't miss this important talk!

October 21, 2013

We are very pleased to add Daniel Peck, Principal Research Scientist at Barracuda Labs, to our roster of COUNTERMEASURE 2013 speakers.

Cancellation Policy

Substitutions can be made at any time. Unfortunately we cannot refund registration fees.

Each course requires a minimum number of students to run. Please see the detailed information on each course for this information. In the unlikely event that a course must be cancelled due to low enrolment, full refunds will be provided to registered students.

For more information on COUNTERMEASURE 2013 training, please contact Pelly Heighton at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 613-798-9894.