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Empowering the Next Generation of Fintech Professionals

Discover how dtcpay’s CSO & Head of Compliance, Anson Zeall, is shaping the future of fintech through a masterclass on cybersecurity. Learn about the critical intersection of fintech and cybersecurity, best practices, and dtcpay’s robust cybersecurity strategy.

10 May 2024 2 mins Read


In a bid to empower the next generation of Fintech professionals, Anson Zeall, our CSO & Head of Compliance, recently led a Masterclass on Fintech and Cybersecurity, sharing his vast experience through industry shifts, as well as dtcpay’s cybersecurity strategy.


Empowering the next generation of Fintech professionals is a mission we take seriously at dtcpay. Recently, our CSO & Head of Compliance, Anson Zeall, took the lead in this endeavor by conducting a Masterclass on Fintech and Cybersecurity, hosted by the ISACA Singapore Chapter and attended by eager minds from Temasek Polytechnic.

Drawing from his extensive experience navigating industry shifts, Anson explored the critical intersection of fintech and cybersecurity, recognizing the associated security risks that came with an increasing reliance on digital financial services.

Best Practices in Cybersecurity

During the session, Anson shared invaluable insights and best practices including the significance of Zero Trust Architecture, the role of AI and Machine Learning in enhancing cybersecurity, and the importance of Continuous Employee Training to empower staff to identify and respond to potential threats.

dtcpay’s Cybersecurity Strategy

Anchoring the discussion was dtcpay’s own Cybersecurity Strategy, a robust framework comprising a combination of:


  1. Ample security measures such as encryption, Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA), and penetration testing.
  2. Adoption of cutting edge technologies by employing AI-driven threat and risk detection such as Sumsub and Chainalysis.
  3. Ensuring strict regulatory compliance, adhering to industry standards and regulations.


The results of dtcpay’s dedication to cybersecurity has been more than positive. Not only has it helped us to foster an enhanced trust among customers and partners, but also significantly reduced security incidents, helping to fuel our growth in terms of user base and transaction volume.


Anson’s masterclass exemplifies dtcpay’s unwavering commitment to shaping the future of fintech, empowering professionals one step at a time. With a steadfast focus on cybersecurity, we are not merely safeguarding transactions but nurturing an ecosystem where innovation thrives securely.

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About dtcpay

dtcpay is a regulated payment service provider that offers reliable solutions for merchants to grow their revenues with higher acceptance rates for Fiat and cryptocurrency transactions. Our clients’ customers benefit from frictionless payment experiences whether they are using our award-winning POS+ terminal in-store or using our online checkout.


Founded in 2019 in Singapore, dtcpay is a licensed Major Payment Institution (MPI) under the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and offers Digital Payment Token (DPT) services.


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