Infrastructure and Development Director
Che-Hoo joined APNIC in April 2017. His current responsibilities at APNIC include training, technical assistance, security outreach, infrastructure services and technical community support.
Before APNIC, Che-Hoo was in charge of Hong Kong Internet eXchange (HKIX) and the university IT infrastructure at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK). He has accumulated over 30 years of experience and knowledge of Internet and IT infrastructure and human connections through services for APNIC Executive Council, .ASIA TLD (Top Level Domain) application and .ASIA Board, Level 3 Asia, FLAG Telecom Asia, APIX, .HK, Hong Kong Academic and Research Network (HARNET), HKISPA, ISOC-HK, HKNOG, APRICOT-APAN 2011 in Hong Kong and APAN 42 in Hong Kong.
Senior Network Analyst
Tashi has experience in IP and transmission network design, operation, and maintenance having worked as a transmission engineer and IP core network engineer for more than a decade. He has been involved in capacity development in the APNIC community by providing technical assistance and training in number of technical areas such as Routing & Switching, Network Architecture, IXP design and deployment, Network Security, IPv6 deployment, DNSSEC, and so on.
Tashi completed his undergraduate studies in Electrical and Electronics engineering from India, complemented by research studies in next generation networks from Japan and postgraduate studies in Network Systems from Australia.
Areas of Interest:
BGP, IS-IS/OSPF, IPv6, Securing Internet Routing (RPSL, RPKI, BGPsec), Network Security, DNS/DNSSEC, DWDM, SDH/SONET, SDN, Blockchain.
After graduating from China’s Huazhong University of Science and Technology in 2007 with a degree in electronics engineering, Bei (whose nickname is Jessica) joined Huawei as a network training officer.
Over the next six years, she provided Huawei technical training on LAN/WAN systems, broadband access, IP core and IP mobile backhaul networks as well as working on technical training course design and the development of IP training materials. At the Huawei training center in China she provided technical training to engineers and administrators from more than 15 nations including Vietnam, Papua New Guinea, Thailand, Pakistan and Bangladesh.
She has also travelled to Bangladesh, Venezuela, Colombia, Egypt, Malaysia, Australia, Thailand, Indonesia and Singapore to provide training.
Sheryl (Shane) Hermoso
Network Operations Engineer
Sheryl has had various roles as a Network and Systems Administrator before joining APNIC. She started her career as a Technical Support Assistant while studying at the University of the Philippines. Sheryl later finished her degree in Computer Engineering and continued to work in the same university as a Network Engineer, where she managed the DILNET network backbone and wireless infrastructure.
Areas of Interest:
Wireless/wifi, DNS/DNSSEC, IPv6, and security.
Senior Development Co-ordinator
Lisa joined APNIC in June 2014. As Senior Development Co-ordinator Lisa provides co-ordination and administration support for the APNIC Development team. Lisa oversees the administration of the Training program, including liaising with APNIC member organisations and workshop hosts to deliver the training program throughout the Asia Pacific region.
Before joining APNIC, Lisa Corness spent more than nine years with the Australian Federal Government, including two-and-half years in an international training team organizing events in Africa, Asia, and the Pacific. During this time, she coordinated and provided administrative support for technical training courses, workshops, and conferences.
Areas of interest:
Administration, training planning and coordination, program administration
Senior Internet Security Specialist
Adli joined APNIC in February 2014, bringing with him extensive experience and technical leadership in cyber security. He is APNIC’s security evangelist, spearheading security outreach, engagement, and collaboration with the regional community. Adli was elected in 2015 as a member of the FIRST.org Board of Directors.
Internet Security Specialist
Jamie Gillespie is an Internet Security Specialist at APNIC, providing security training, outreach, and development of Computer Security Incident Response Teams (CSIRTs) in the Asia Pacific region. This directly supports APNIC’s vision of “A global, open, stable, and secure Internet that serves the entire Asia Pacific Internet community”.
With over 21 years of IT experience, 16 of those dedicated to Information Security, Jamie started his IT career at the backbone Internet provider UUNET Canada before holding a range of information security roles at AusCERT, Google, and Macquarie Cloud Services. Jamie is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).
Jamie is an international presenter on an extensive range of topics including incident response, technical, physical, and management security, and has been interviewed for television, radio, internet, and print media.
When not working in security, Jamie raises two mini-hackers and is a volunteer advanced responder and trainer for St John Ambulance.
Anosh is experienced in graphic and web design and has worked in the eLearning field for over three years. Anosh has developed courses for major educational institutions and Registered Training Organizations (RTOs) such as Technical and Further Education (TAFE) and Tutis Operations. Anosh is also skilled in motion graphics/animations plus video and sound editing.