About us Company Background

 

Founded in 2014 Quantum Security Services aims to provide excellence throughout our engagement process. We utilise only the best personnel available in the market to ensure our clients receive the best. We engage our clients throughout and provide comprehensive and readable reports.

Quantum’s professional staff include SABSA, CISA, CISSP and PCI-QSA certified consultants, experienced account managers and a dedicated management team with a passion for information security.

Staff Profiles

Eugene is the Director and Founder of Quantum with over 15 years experience in ICT and information security. He has worked extensively in numerous markets including Ireland, the UK, New Zealand and Australia. He has worked with both public and private sector clients most recently with some of the New Zealand’s largest organisations including leading players in financial, telecommunications, entertainment, utility and government sectors.

Strengths:
  • Relationship and account management
  • Industry knowledge (corporate and government)
  • Local and international exposure to complex IT systems
  • Consultative approach to client driven outcomes

Kevin Wu is Quantum’s Principal Security Consultant, with over 9 years’ experience across New Zealand and Singapore. He specialises in technical assurance and risk management, with a background in engineering focused on IT infrastructure security, operations and PKI implementation.

Kevin enjoys working with people across an organisation to discover and understand different threat landscapes, and develop pragmatic solutions to address an organisation’s risk profile.

Strengths:
  • IT risk management
  • IT assurance
  • IT architecture design reviews
  • Penetration testing

Stephen Penman has been with Quantum for over 2 years, and was the first to join Director Eugene Gibney after the company started. Stephen’s main role involves helping clients through their Certification and Accreditation processes, from risk assessments through to controls audits and certification.

Strengths:
  • Certification and Accreditation
  • Security risk and control mapping
  • Risk Assessment
  • Consultative approach to client driven outcomes
Callum Stewart is an Information Security Consultant with experience in a number of technical roles. His role at Quantum mainly focuses on technical testing, as well as Controls Validation Audits (CVAs).

Callum covers a wide range of testing, including penetration testing of websites and applications, firewall configuration reviews, host security configuration reviews, external perimeter reviews and application configuration reviews.

Strengths:
  • Penetration Testing
  • Threat Analysis
  • Secure Code Review
  • Consultative approach to client driven outcomes

Peter Jakowetz is an Information Security Consultant with experience in a number of technical roles. His role at Quantum mainly focuses on technical testing, as well as Controls Validation Audits (CVAs).

Peter covers a wide range of testing, including penetration testing of websites and applications, firewall configuration reviews, host security configuration reviews, external perimeter reviews and application configuration reviews.

Strengths:
  • Penetration Testing
  • Threat Analysis
  • Secure Code Review
  • Consultative approach to client driven outcomes

Yannick has over 15 years’ experience as an Information Security Consultant, and has worked in numerous markets including France, Spain, Sweden, Vietnam and New Zealand. At Quantum, Yannick carries out information security risk assessments and audits; his experience enabling him to both provide a good analysis of the risks for a business and to recommend practical and effective solutions.

Strengths:
  • Risk assessment
  • NZISM Certification & Accreditation
  • Design Reviews
  • Consultative approach to client driven outcomes

Antonio is an Information Security Consultant with experience in several technical roles. His role at Quantum mainly focuses on technical testing and reviews, as well as security audits and development of internal security tools.

An Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP) holder, Antonio covers a range of testing areas, from web and mobile application testing to host and configuration reviews. He also has extensive experience in developing both small and large-scale software and the business processes behind it.

Strengths:
  • Red team and penetration testing
  • NZISM Certification & Accreditation
  • Design Reviews
  • Coding with secure practices

Richard is an Information Security Consultant with experience across a number of areas, including incident management, security operations and project coordination. An Information Technology graduate, Richard applies his interpersonal, organisational and networking skills with a strong personal tenacity, providing a range of technical services to clients.

Strengths:
  • Penetration testing
  • NZISM Certification & Accreditation
  • Design Reviews
  • Threat analysis