Meet ISC2 Instructor Dwayne Natwick

Dwayne Natwick


Dwayne is the CEO/Owner of Captain Hyperscaler, LLC and was previously the Global Principal Cloud Security Lead/CTO for Eviden across Microsoft, AWS, and GCP. Dwayne is a Microsoft MVP for Security and Azure, and an AWS Security and Identity Community Builder.

Dwayne is an ISC2 Authorized Trainer, ISACA Accredited Trainer, Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) Regional Lead. He has served many roles over my 30 years of IT experience, including solution engineer and product manager. Dwayne is ISC2 certified CISSP, CGRC, CCSP, CSSLP, SSCP, and CC. He is ISACA CRICS and CISM certified. Dwayne is 20x certified in multiple Azure and M365 roles, including Azure Solution Architect Expert, Azure Administrator Associate, Azure Security Engineer Associate, Microsoft Identity and Access Administrator Associate, Microsoft Security Operations Analyst Associate, Microsoft Information Protection Administrator Associate, Azure AI Engineer Associate, and M365 Security Administrator Associate.

In addition to creating curriculum, training, and blog writing, Dwayne also organizes events, podcast, and video streams, including Skill Up Like a Super Hero, Head Securely in the Clouds, Connecting in the Clouds, Azure Back to School, and Gimme Cloud Talks. He has provided sessions speaking at conferences and user groups globally that are focused on Cloud security, Identity security, and Data/AI trends. Dwayne has authored three books based on security, compliance, and identity fundamentals, associate, and expert level certifications. Dwayne is the Security Professional Community Manager for Packt publishing.