VANCOUVER, Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - BIG Blockchain Intelligence Group Inc. [CSE: BIGG] (the "Company" or "BIG") is pleased to announce it has engaged Mr. Tejinder Basi as Director of Strategy and Corporate Development. Mr. Basi's career has spanned a period of over 25 years, in Europe and North America, focusing on the areas of information, technology and business risk management across a variety of industries, including government and financial services. He draws extensive knowledge and experience from his involvement within the areas of security, audit, information management, and governance. Throughout his career, he has leveraged new technological innovations to provide enhanced business value to his clients. His experiences with utilizing data analytics for business risk management, cybersecurity, privacy regulation, audit and compliance will be a great asset to BIG as the Company continues to commercialize its propriety Blockchain technology search and data analytics solutions.
Prior to joining Blockchain Intelligence Group, Tejinder Basi was a Partner with Deloitte & Touche LLP in Vancouver, BC for over 15 years, where he led the Business and Information Technology Risk Services practice. While at Deloitte, Tejinder led the BC Cybersecurity practice, part of Deloitte's Global Cybersecurity Practice, which provides a full life-cycle of services to large and medium enterprises, including advanced assessment capability, incident response, and a 24x7 fully managed monitoring capability. Prior to Deloitte, Tejinder was with Pricewaterhouse (PWC) in the UK in their Technology Audit practice.
BIG's CEO, Lance Morginn, stated "Mr. Tejinder Basi brings the combination of technical and business knowhow, experience and an understanding of how BIG's products fit into the ecosystem, and how they can be adopted globally. His experience with Deloitte and PWC will provide valuable insight as BIG continues to be recognized as a standard for RegTech and other industries."
Mr. Tejinder Basi is a graduate of the University of Warwick (UK) in Computer Systems Engineering (BSc Hons). His professional qualifications include: CMA, CMC, CISSP, CIPP, CISM, CISA. He is the Co-Founding Director of Blockchain Ecosystem Society of British Columbia, and an adjunct professor at the UBC Sauder School of Business.
About BIG Blockchain Intelligence Group Inc.
BIG Blockchain Intelligence Group [CSE: BIGG] is headquartered in Vancouver, BC, Canada. As a developer of Blockchain technology search and data analytics solutions, BIG's proprietary platform globally targets Governments and Fortune 1000 companies that perform business in the law enforcement, finance and eCommerce sectors.
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