Marat Vyshegorodtsev
Rakuten
Marat Vyshegorodtsev
Marat Vyshegorodtsev is a Senior Security Engineer and project manager at Rakuten, a Japanese internet company based in Tokyo. While his main responsibility is payment security, he also provides consulting services across all companies within the Rakuten Group in the USA, Europe, Middle East and Asia. Marat's experience in payments started in 2008 in Russia at the country’s largest at-the-time security integrator "InformZaschita". Marat has a deep knowledge of PCI DSS and PA-DSS standards, remote banking applications and e-commerce security. He has a degree in global scale network security from the University of Tokyo. Marat is a member of “More Smoked Leet Chicken”, one of the best-performing teams in a number of "capture-the-flag" security competitions, who was a second place winner of Yandex.Root 2012.