About / Key Personels


Charlie Chye
Charlie Chye is the Founder of CNAV and serving as Director since. He is an IT professional with more than 24 years of IT experience in the finance and banking industry. He has been closely involved in projects from global networked systems, mission-critical application management to high-security e-payment solutions. He holds a Bachelor Degree in Computer Science and a Master of Technology in Software Engineering. Apart from being a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), he is also certified in Six Sigma Green Belt and ITILv3 Foundation.

Prior to CNAV, Charlie was leading Emerging Technologies team under Symantec Consulting, Asia Pacific and Japan. During the 3 years with Symantec, Charlie built and led a team of consultants that successfully delivered projects of technology that was relatively new. Before working for Symantec, Charlie was a Principal Consultant with Reuters Consulting, Asia. In his 12-year career with Reuters, he was placed in charge of mission-critical trading and risk management systems dealing with real-time data on global infrastructures. He was also the key architect using Microsoft Technology for designing a multi-million dollar enterprise platform for a regional bank during the same period.

Worth to note that Charlie also worked as Unix Administrator for Swiss Bank Corp in mid 90s where he was in charge of Unix and NFS Servers for the region. This experience equipped him with indispensable technical skill for the job.
Senior Business Development Manager

Shamin Kamat
Shamin has over 10 years of professional experience in the IT industry with 7+ years in Business Development roles.

In her current role, she is responsible to manage and grow IT security solutions and services business for CNAV across all industry sectors with a focus on Financial Services Industry, covering South East Asia and South Korea. She has an MBA in Marketing and a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science. She brings with her experience from IT Services companies like Logica and Wipro Technologies.
Lead Consultant

Nitesh Kurup
Nitesh Kurup has more than 9 years of experience in the field of Information Security. He has worked as a Cyber Crime Investigator and also as a Symantec Trainer in the field of IT security. He is a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA).

In his current role, he provides consulting services to some of the leading Singapore FSI and also Banks with primary focus on DLP Business Workshops. He conducts POC workshops and design workshops for Symantec security products. He is a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA). Nitesh is also a Certified Symantec Technical Specialist for the following security products:SSIM (Symantec Security Information Manager),DLP (Data Loss Prevention), SCSP (Symantec Critical System Protection) and SEP (Symantec Endpoint Protection).
Project Management Office

Eddy is managing PMO for CNAV and also double up as IT Compliance Subject Matter Expert.

Eddy is an IT professional with over 12 years of industry experience. Prior to joining CNAV, Eddy had performed different IT roles such as Windows System Administrator, Information Security Officer and IT Support Officer mainly in FSI industry. He also played key role in projects such as Mail Archiving and Compliance Review using products such as Symantec Enterprise Vault, Control Compliance Suite, IBM Tivoli, Veritas Volume Manager and Clustering. He holds a Bachelor Degree in Information System from Curtin University.
Senior Consultant

Nathaniel Alino
Nat is an IT professional over 17 years of IT Security experience, of which more than 8 years are in Singapore.

Nat worked in AIS, Fujitsu before he joined CNAV. He performed multiple roles such as Penetration Tester, Compliance Management Consultant, Server Administration, Network Consultant, Project Management, Solutions Consultant and Managed Outsourcing.

Besides a strong System Administration knowledge and experience in both Windows and UNIX environment, he is experienced in both operating and implementation of security solutions such as SSIM (Symantec Security Information Manager), CCS (Control Compliance Suite), ESM (Enterprise Security Manager), SCSP (Symantec Critical System Protection) and SEP (Symantec Endpoint Protection). Nat is certified Symantec Technical Specialist in IT Compliance solution and also a Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH v7) and EC-Council Certified Security Analyst (ECSA)
Senior Consultant

Mohd Faizal Yusoff
Faizal is an IT professional over 7 years of IT experience.

He has been closely involved in various projects from security systems, networking systems to conducting security/network assessment as well as analyzing malwares. He has good System Administration experience in both Windows and Unix environment and one of the few Master Specialists in Symantec DLP and Symantec CCS.

Faizal is also a Certified Symantec Technical Specialist for the following security products: Endpoint Protection, Security Information Manager, Data Loss Prevention, Control Compliance Suite.
Practice Lead of Emerging Security Solution

Zhou Huan
Zhou Huan has over 10 years of Information Technology Industry working experience, of which, 6 years are in Information Security fields. He has been involved in various implementation and development projects for both Symantec and RSA security systems. He is also one of the key members in winning the Cyber Readiness Challenge held by Symantec Singapore in Year 2013. Zhou Huan holds a Bachelor Degree.

Besides good System Administration experience in Windows and Unix OS, Zhou Huan is an Authorized Symantec Consultant, Certified RSA Security Professional as well as Certified IBM SIEM QRadar Deployment Professional.