Zack Allen is an associate managing consultant at Synopsys. Zack comes from a security governance background and has been a CISA since 2009 and a CISSP since 2010. Prior to Synopsys, Zack spent 5 years as an Information Security Officer for SunTrust Banks. During his time with Synopsys, he has worked with clients to provide developers with remediation guidance, and he has assisted architecture teams with designing secure architectures for migrating applications to the cloud. Zack also teaches several of Synopsys' Instructor Led Training (ILT) courses from fundamentals to defensive programming to secure design. In his "spare" time, he practices Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and tries his best to raise his two young children.