About Me

I am an Information Security Professional with over 14 years of experience in IT Security Audits, Information Security Management Systems (ISMS), Compliance, Incident Response, Security Operations, Forensics and Security Awareness at Organizations including Hot Startups to Fortune 500 companies. I have helped them secure their infrastructure from external & internal threats, provided leadership for information security programs, carried out network security audits & forensics, evaluated security products before their public release, set up internet security lab and also developed and conducted information security awareness trainings.

I have worked at:
  • Abu Dhabi Network Operations (ADNET)
  • Packet Verify (a company I co-founded)
  • Unisys
  • Sling Media
  • e4e Inc (iSeva Systems)
I am passionate about:
  • Information Security
  • Startups (Most of my jobs have involved building & scaling new initiatives within the Companies I worked)
  • Emerging Technologies
  • Gadgets
  • Football
  • Travel & Adventure
I hold the following Certifications:
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
  • ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
  • Diploma in Cyber Law
  • Network Security from Proficience, Indian Institute of Science
  • Microsoft Certified Professional
I have Volunteered at:
  • NASSCOM Product Conclave
  • Editorial Team for Unibytes, an inhouse ezine at Unisys
  • Indian Institute of Science (CCE-PROFICIENCE)
I have made Responsible Disclosures for:
  • Force India F-1 Team
  • Cafe Coffee Day
  • Royal Challengers Bangalore
  • Explocity
  • MyNoticePeriod.Com (now Hiree.com)