Conrad Aquilina

Director Information Technology

Conrad is a seasoned strategic leader with over 15 years of experience in Cyber Security, Enterprise IT Governance, Risk and Compliance, Leadership, and Digital Transformation. He is a visionary who can translate evolving industry risks into ambitious technology road maps and robust security programs. Conrad holds a Masters Degree in Strategic Information Technology Management and has hands-on experience leading tech projects in various industries, including Retail, Property, Engineering, Local Government, Healthcare, Logistics, Marine, Oil&Gas, Hospitality, National Security, and Restaurant technologies.


Throughout his career, Conrad has made significant contributions in each of these industries such as, implementing innovative cybersecurity measures in Local Government, Technology companies, and National/EU Security.

He streamlined IT operations in Engineering and Logistics and spearheaded digital transformation in Retail, Restaurant, and Hospitality. Conrad’s expertise was also recognized when he served as a Board Director for a diversified technology group which held one of the local, most prominent payment gateway companies. Prior to joining Grant Thornton, Conrad held multiple strategic positions, including Director of Group IT with a large multinational corporation that included household names such as Apple and McDonald’s.


7 March: 12:00 – 12:45

Moderated Session

AI and GRC, The Intersection of Technology and Regulation