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Melissa Carvalho

Vice President, Identity and Access Management

Royal Bank of Canada (RBC)

Melissa Carvalho, RBC Global Cyber Security Vice President, leads the bank’s Enterprise and Customer Identity Management group, a team of over 200 security professionals providing cyber solutions and services for RBC’s 80,000 employees and 16 million clients.

Melissa is a results-driven professional recognized for successfully delivering critical, high-risk initiatives for large organizations. As an adept and innovative leader with extensive experience in managing all aspects of information technology including business needs impact assessments, software development and infrastructure implementations, Melissa consistently leads and motivates individuals to maximize productivity, while managing relationships with diverse stakeholder groups.

Through her career, Melissa has developed and implemented identity strategies to promote organizational growth and improve operational efficiency, including implementing Identity Programs at Canada’s five major banks and consulting on over 50 IAM
programs across North America. Melissa is an industry recognized leader in IAM who frequently delivers talks and participates as a panelist at IAM related events. Most recently, she was a featured panelist at FraudCon 3.0 during Cyber Week in Tel Aviv, IL.


Date Title

Consumer Identity World EU 2019

Oct 23, 2019
Stronger Security and Better User Experience
Panel: Good User Experience - Make it Easy, Secure & Trustworthy
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Oct 24, 2019
Embrace CIAM as a Key Factor for your Business Strategy
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