VP, Chief Security Architect, Alight Solutions
Yabing just started her new role with Alight Solutions (previously called Aon-Hewitt) as VP, Chief Security Architect in Dec, 2017. She is responsible for establishing a new practice to focus on security strategy and roadmaps, as well as security architectures and governance. Her team works with other security professionals and helps build trust partnership with all teams across the enterprise to securely deliver services to clients and customers and truly make security an enabler not road-blocker for the business.
Prior to Alight, Yabing has been with Allstate Insurance Company for 15 years and also headed the Security Architecture team as the Chief Security Architect. Her
accomplishments varied from building company's security framework, strategies and architectures, to establishing most of Allstate' security capabilities and services.
Yabing was awarded with Allstate’s highest award Chairman’s award in 2012 for her significant contribution to the company. Yabing has also worked for Netscape Communications, 1st internet company in United States, for 5 years, after she obtained her Master’s Degree in Computer Science from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Yabing has been an advocate for women in technology and women in cyber security. She has been playing active role in Alight and Allstate as well as in security industry to encourage women to join and grow in technology and cyber security.