Ena is a senior cybersecurity certification specialists, and has finished a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, and a Master’s degree in Cyber Security. She has over seven years of work experience in the security field.
After two years of penetration testing and solidifying her technical expertise at Secura, she redirected her interests back to a more holistic approach to security within the certification team. Her interest in security standards arose during the course of her Master’s studies , where she has gained knowledge in the major regulatory bodies and their standards, PCI-DSS, SANS, PTES and NIST, with the strongest focus on ISO/IEC 27k series. Her involvement with the certification team started with obtaining the ISO/IEC 15408 Common Criteria Evaluator certificate, under the Dutch Scheme. She has since participated in several Common Criteria projects at EAL3+ and EAL4+ levels, both in consultancy and evaluator/tech lead roles. She has performed R155/R56 consultancy in the past year and a half, including leading threat modelling sessions and managing supply chain requirements in order to achieve R155/R156 compliance. She is a qualified ISO 21434 inspector.