Ankur Agarwal is the Associate Director-Security Architecture & Design with BT Global Services, based in Gurugram, India, he is leading Global Security Design & Implementation teams of over 100 highly qualified professionals supporting over 100 Global customer. Ankur has over 18 years of experience in the field of IT networking, Network & Cyber Security. He has performed Consulting, Design, Implementation & support for various Security Projects around the globe. He has strong technical skills and has hands-on experience of working with different Security Solutions & Products.
In his current role with BT Security he is responsible for Security Design & Implementation globally. He supports large/complex customer contracts around the globe working on diversified security technologies ranging from Managed Security Services Managed Threat Management service, Cyber Intelligence etc. He also works with Partners & counterparts globally for evaluating & converting new concepts into working prototypes for customers.
During his tenure with SIFY LTD., Safenet India & Avaya he has worked on multiple Projects including Green field projects involving complete network & Security designing & Implementation where he was involved in helping customers design & setup their Firewall rule base, IDS policies etc. and was also involved in regular audits of implemented controls, he has also lead a country wide team of field security engineers supporting various enterprise & government customers. He has worked on prestigious RTGS (Real time Gross settlement) & CTS (Cheque Truncation System) project an RBI (Reserve Bank of India) initiative to automate & secure the high value transaction & Cheque Clearing between different banks around the country using PKI technology.
He is an MBA in IT with various professional accreditations like:
Col Inderjeet Singh, Alumnus of IIT Kharapur and an experienced Info Systems professional with experience of more than 27+ year across wide spectrum of areas spanning Telecom, IT Infrastructure Management, Info Security ,Risk Management, Cyber Security , Cyber Forensics, Cyber Warfare, Data Centers Design and Operations, Cloud Computing, Big Data , Internet of Things (IoT) including IoT Security, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Data Science Smart Cities, Digital Transformation, E-Governance, Start-Up Incubation, Entrepreneurship Development, Strategic Consulting,, New Technology Evaluation for commercial viability.
Consistently delivered mission-critical results in the field of in Information Technology, Information Security Management, Cyber Security, Telecommunication Networks, Data Centers, Cloud Computing and Smart Cities.
Influential leadership skills through efficient management of large and dispersed teams while promoting a cooperative working atmosphere. Delegates assignments according to skills and expects implementation of quality strategies. Demonstrates a strong work ethic and encourages teamwork, while clearly defining standards and expectations.
Strong visioning and strategic thinking ability. Envisions opportunities and converts successfully into business through swift and analytical decision making. Keen eye for innovations in Technology.
He has also served in United Nation Mission in Democratic Republic of Congo. He is a Subject Matter Expert on latest cutting edge Technological domains and effectively managed mission critical projects. He is a Council Member of CET (I) and fellow of IETE, IE, Member CSI, Executive Council Member Society for Data Science, Founder of Cyber Watch India, Member ISACA, IEE, ISOC, IoT4SCTF, CCICI, IETF, USI and many other professional bodies.
DEEPAK KUMAR (D3) is Cyber Intelligence & Digital Forensics Examiner | Consultant | Trainer as more than 7 years of comprehensive experience in various verticals of the domain. His area of interest is in Digital Forensic, Cyber-Security & Intelligence. He has been working on several consulting engagements for the major Academia, Finance, Governments, and Law Enforcement Agencies & ITES/BFS Enterprise sectors.
He holds professional International certifications skills in areas of: Cyber/Operational Security | Ethical Hacking | Digital Forensics | Incident & Response | BlockChain | Industrial Control Systems | Fraud Detection & Investigation | Counter Terrorism & National Security
# Chair Member in National Cyber Safety and Security Standards
# Active Member of ICTTF International Cyber Threat Task Force
# Editorial Board Member in Digital 4n6 Journal
# Technical Sr. Cyber Crime & Forensic Advisor/Investigator to various Law Enforcement Agencies-India/Kenya
He is an also highly interactive trainer & consultant, whose work in mainly based on research and applied knowledge from extensive experiences in digital forensics and cyber-security. He has not only assisted in solving complex cyber-crime and forensic cases but has also played an instrumental role in creating awareness about forensics and cyber-crimes. So far he has delivered talks/ guest-lectures/seminars/workshops/training on various domains like ethical-hacking, cyber-crimes/security awareness, cyber-threats & digital forensics. He has delivered workshops and corporate training to IT companies, esteemed institutions, Law enforcement and organizations; and also trained 1500+ high-end professional individually. Awarded with various industry-recognized certifications; received several appreciations from senior officials from the law enforcement, academia, defence organizations and media as well. He has experienced with African projects on Digital Forensics & Cyber Security, OSINT (Open Source Intelligence) & SOCMINT (Social Media Open Source Intelligence). He is currently engaged with some Indian government major projects like National Informatics Centre-CERT in Security Operation Centre as well capacity building for cyber-security & forensics domain in Ministry of Home Affairs, New Delhi.
Ganesh has over 31 years of experience in Engineering and IT & Services industry with diverse Management experience with specialization in IT, Total Quality Management, Risk & Compliance, Project Management, Strategic Planning and Supply Chain Management.
At Quatrro Ganesh leads the Corporate Compliance to information security and data protection for the Processing Business as Chief Information Security & Privacy Officer. As a Master Black Belt Ganesh champions Business excellence and Process improvement initiatives and is responsible for Transaction Quality. Earlier Ganesh was responsible for managing the delivery of expert solutions business in Business Intelligence and Risk Management platforms.
Prior to Quatrro Ganesh has led the Systems department of a large business conglomerate. Ganesh was responsible for all the IT processes and was the SAP coordinator for the business. Ganesh also worked as Head of Supply Chain Management for a large overseas group. Ganesh has also led Global sourcing group to optimize costs and improve the delivery.
Ganesh also played a stellar role in design, development and implementation of the Quality Management Systems and was responsible for the Quality Assurance of the products and processes. Ganesh has spearheaded large Six Sigma quality assignments successfully by transforming business processes, thereby resulting in significant improvement in sales realization, productivity and cost reduction. Ganesh was also the Management Representative for both QMS (ISO 9001) and EMS (ISO 14001).
Ganesh has also successfully led Strategic Planning and was responsible for developing the business plan, Benchmarking critical Business processes, carrying out SWOT analysis, scenario planning, evolving the functional strategies, monitoring and review.
Ganesh is adept in solving complex business problems using data, technology and business process improvements. Ganesh has displayed proven ability to build and lead large cross-functional business teams to deliver tangible results. Ganesh has developed innovative analytic approaches and tools to arrive at meaningful business insights.
Ganesh is a Lead auditor in ISO 9001, and is trained in Project Management, Eli Goldratt’s Theory of Constraints, Lean methodologies and Value Engineering.
Ganesh holds a Bachelors degree in Technology from Indian Institute of Technology, Madras
Mr. Neeraj Aarora is an Advocate-on- Record in Supreme Court and also an International Arbitrator & Computer Forensic Expert. He also being a technocrat, has developed strong dominion over Cyber & Finance domains as having ability to integrate Bit & Byte, Debit & Credit with Law. He is Fellow Member of ICAI and Certified Fraud Examiner (USA). He has done PG Diploma in ADR, Cyber Law and Drafting of Legislation from ILI. In cyber domain, he has done PGD(Cyber Law), CEH, CHFI, CISA, CISSP & MBA (IT). He is also Certified Forensic Computer Expert (CFCE) from IACIS, a certification duly approved by Forensic Specialties Board (USA).
Mr. Aarora is an Arbitrator on the panel of various Stock Exchanges, Delhi High Court, Indian Council of Arbitration and various other reputed institutions.Besides being Neutral on domain name with Asian Domain Name Dispute Redressal Committee, Hong Kong, Mr. Aarora is an International Arbitrator with WIPO (Geneva), LCIA (U.K.) and various other institution of international institutes.
Mr. Neeraj is the Managing Partner of his Techno Legal Firm, Hazen Legal Associates which specialized into Cyber Law, Digital Evidence, Conducting compliance of ISO 27001, Security Control, Privacy Control and other compliances under Information Technology Act, 2000. He is on the panel of Controller of Certifying authority (CCA), Ministry of Information Technology, various banks etc.He is also independent Director on the board of Insolvency Professional Agency of Institute of Cost Accountant of India.
Mr. Aarora is a professional speaker and on the lecture circuit in the Cyber Domain. He is a faculty on Cyber Law, Cyber Crime, Cyber Forensic with Indian Law Institute, National Law University, National Police Academy, Judicial Academy, CBI Academy, ED and various other prominent institutions. Being member of ISACA & ISC2, he is also official faculty & speaker on various issues of Cyber Security with these international bodies. He is also International Coach on computer forensic with International Association of Computer Investigative Specialist (IACIS), U.S.
More about Neeraj Aarora is available at:- http://in.linkedin.com/in/neerajcyberlawyer
Winner of TOP100 CISO, Innovative CIO, Info-Sec Maestros Award - Head Information Security, Speaker, Trainer
Head Information Security – IRIS Software
Birthday – 28th June
Work Experience – 15 years
Past Employment – Account Security Officer, HP, Information Security Specialist, GENPACT
Technology Expertise – Application Development, Business Intelligence, Disaster Recovery & Business Continuity, Datacenter Management, IT Operations Management, IT Asset & Infrastructure Management, IT compliance and Risk Management
Business & Management Expertise – Project & Program Management, Training and Education, Vendor Management, Budgeting & Financial Management, Risk and Compliance Management
Favorite Book – Who moved my cheese by Spencer Johnson
Management Mantra – Leaders don’t create followers, they create more leaders
Contribution to the Indian IT Industry –
Member of Data security Council of India - DSCI is a focal body on data protection in India, setup as an independent Self-Regulatory
Member of National Skill Development Mission - The National Skill Development Mission was approved by the Union Cabinet on 01.07.2015, and officially launched by the Hon’ble Prime Minister on 15.07.2015 on the occasion of World Youth Skills Day. The Mission has been developed to create convergence across sectors and States in terms of skill training activities
Awards and Recognition
Also got published on cover page of many recognized IT magazines like CISO Platform, IT next etc.
National Speaker at various events: CIO Club, CISO Platform, CIO next, Dynamic CISO, Info-sec Maestros, Ecomonic Times, VAR India Event, Data Center Security Event
Journals and Magazines: Contributed for publications in various Journals and Magazines for articles on Information Security.
Featured as CISO wall of fame at economic times.
Social Service: Awareness sessions in various schools and colleges under National Skill Development Mission for creating cyber security awareness and sharing knowledge with students over short sessions.
An IT Leader and Digital Enthusiast. He is MBA (IT), MCSE certified, Certified Lead Auditor and ITIL certified technocrat with over 19 years of Qualitative Techno-Managerial experience in the areas of Strategy Planning, Solutions Architecting, Business Intelligence and Digital Transformation. He currently works with World's No. 1 Fintech company 'FIS Global', where he serves as a Change Agent for IT growth initiatives, IT strategy, and M&A integration.