Manuel Aceves Mercenario (Mexico), Tautenet /

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A mathematician by profession, Manuel Aceves is considered by various publications as one of the pioneers in the field of IT auditing, control and security in Mexico.

Beginning his career as an audit and consulting partner at Arthur Andersen, Deloitte and PricewaterhouseCoopers from 1998 to 2006, Manuel continued his path in the IT industry to lead Andersen’s Technology Risk Consulting practices in Mexico and Central America and Security Services in Latin America for Deloitte. At the end of this period, he became General Director of Cambridge Technology Partners in Mexico and Chief Information Security Officer of HSBC for the Latin American region.

 It has the designations CISA (Certified Information Systems Auditor), CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional), CISM (Certified Information Security Manager), CGEIT (Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT), CRISC (Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control), ISO 27001 Lead Auditor and FCITSM (Foundation Certificate in IT Service Management).

He served as president of the local chapter of the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) in Mexico City from 1995 to 1997, and as International Vice President of ISACA from 1999 to 2001. He has been a member of ISACA’s Security Management Committee, of the Professional Standards Committee, of the COBIT 5 for Security Task Force, of the Cyber ​​​​Security Advisory Task Force and of the ISO Working Group. He also led the first Task Force that gave rise to the global CISM certification program.

Currently, he directs and executes numerous IT audit initiatives and security and business continuity consulting for companies in the financial, manufacturing, consumer goods and public sector industries.



Hybrid models of work, the cloud, and mobility are compulsively adopted due to digital transformation.

Traditional security architectures simply cannot cope with this new technology normal where most digital assets are everywhere. A distributed environment also unequivocally requires an architecture capable of placing security services exactly where, when, and at the right dose.

This architectural model is called Cybersecurity Mesh, it was coined by Gartner Inc. in March 2021 and today represents one of the most visible technological trends within business ecosystems.


In this session, discover how Tautenet has contributed to the establishment of the cybersecurity meshes of large global organizations, through the implementation of Security Service Edge (SSE) solutions.