Sr. Lifecycle Services Manager – Process Safety, Automation, Controls and Cybersecurity

Marco (Marc) Ayala is a process automation professional with over 25 years of experience working in petrochemical facilities where he designed, engineered and maintained process automation, safety systems and integrated networks.  He has expertise with safety systems, advanced process control, enterprise historians and industrial network security where worked with enterprise-IT to implement a corporate PCN security solution.  Marco is active in the oil and gas, chemicals industry, maritime domain including offshore facilities. His passion is security efforts including cyber security and working alongside asset owners, federal, local and state entities in the endeavor and obligation to protect critical infrastructure and national assets. Mr. Ayala has is a certified cyber instructor for ISA. Member contributor of the AMSC GoM cyber panel, InfraGard member; Chief of the Maritime Cross Sector Council for ports and terminals.

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