| Victor Chapela has over 20 years of IT experience. During this time, he has founded and managed five different technology related companies in Mexico and the United States. As CEO of these companies he has primarily been involved in the design and implementation of technological processes and software for the financial industry. He is a frequent speaker at international events and has been featured in several business and trade magazines. He currently serves as CEO of sm4rt, a highly specialized security consulting company based out of Toronto, Canada.|
As part of his previous experience Victor founded and operated DigiPro, one of Mexico's leading data and image processors, where he designed and implemented most of the software, processes and security checks currently in use. For eleven years, DigiPro has been processing mission critical data and documents for leading financial institutions like Citigroup, HSBC, Scotiabank, American Express, BBVA Bancomer, ING Bank, among others. He also founded and served as CEO of TrueCentric, a US based software company where he lead a development team of over 90 engineers in the creation of an AI-based customer relation software product for the financial industry. He has served in 12 different boards of directors in the technology industry.
Victor has been leading and actively participating in sm4rt's Security Audits and Pen Tests. In the last year he has given multiple security conferences and courses in Mexico, US and Europe.
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