Mike Villegas

Senior Vice President

Miguel (Mike) O. Villegas is a Senior Vice President for K3DES LLC. He performs and QA’s assessments for PCI-DSS, PA-DSS, PCI SSF Secure Software Standard, and PCI Secure Software Lifecycle Standard. He also manages the K3DES ISO/IEC 27002:2013 program. Mike is also founder of iSecurePrivacy, LLC a cybersecurity consulting firm in Southern California. Mike was previously Director of Information Security at Newegg, Inc. for five years. Mike was a Contributing Writer for SearchSecurity.com -TechTarget with over 150 articles.

He has over 35 years of Information Systems security and IT audit experience. Mike was previously Vice President & Technology Risk Manager for Wells Fargo Services responsible for IT Regulatory Compliance and was previously a partner at Arthur Andersen and Ernst & Young for their information systems security and IS audit groups over a span of nine years.

Mike was president of the LA ISACA Chapter during 2010-2012 and president of the SF ISACA Chapter during 2005-2006. He was the SF Fall Conference Co-Chair from 2002–2007 and also served two years as Vice President on the Board of Directors for ISACA International. He is a CISA, CISSP, CSX|F, CSX|A. PCI-QSA, PA-QSA, SSF SSA. SSF SSLCA, and ISO/IEC Lead Implementer. Mike is Certification Chair for the ISACA LA Chapter and has taught CISA review courses for over 25 years.