The advent of smart phones and internet of things (IoT) devices has resulted in multiple entry points further expanding the threat landscape. By 2020, there will be roughly 200 billion connected devices. With stricter data protection laws like GDPR gaining significance, organizations are aligning their security programs to transition from a defense and protection to a detection and response approach. It is important to understand the complexities of the ever evolving threat landscape and what road map is necessary to achieve a balanced approach towards cyber defense.
Highlights of the roundtable
- Presentation on - Navigating risks for a secure enterprise – All you need to know Mathieu Poujol – Head of Cyber Security, PAC Group
- Presentation on - How the Next Generation of Identity Governance is evolving for Files and Data Ben Bulpett - EMEA Security IQ Director, SailPoint
- Presentation on - Securing customers the Infosys way Vishal Salvi, CISO & Delivery Head, Infosys
Mathieu Poujol – Head of Cyber Security, PAC Group
Mathieu heads the Cyber Security practice at CXP Group. He is in charge of all security-related markets: digital trust, homeland security, GRC, compliance, AI, IAM, blockchain, data and application security, infrastructure and network security, cloud security, biometrics, etc. He oversees the research programs, and manages and conducts surveys, market studies, analyses, custom research, marketing and strategic consulting for user companies and technology providers in the relevant areas. In addition, he is in charge of developing the CXP business in these fields.
Ben Bulpett – EMEA Security IQ Director, SailPoint
Ben is the EMEA Security IQ Director, responsible for leading, managing and growing the SIQ Platform across the EMEA region working with the local SailPoint teams, partners and customers. With over 25 years’ experience in software sales; where he has led campaigns, both direct and with partners, in developing and selling complex high value IT solutions, i.e. Access Management, Identity Management, Data Governance, Platforms, Database etc into the Finance, Telecommunications and Utility sectors. Prior to SailPoint Ben was the Platform Account Director, at Oracle responsible for all Oracle Database & associated technologies that were used by BT and Sky, two of Oracle’s largest Key Accounts. Prior to Oracle, Ben worked for Oracle’s Leading Security and Database partners (aurionPro / eDBA), leading the relationship with Oracle, driving Oracle products into customers such as Virgin Media, Telefonica, Lloyds Banking Group, RWE to name a few. He has also been the Managing Director at Airborne Interactive a software development organisation in the airline inflight entertainment business, he was the Enterprise Sales Director at Mindjet, Director of Security Sales for CA and was with Novell for over 8 years his final position being UK Sales Director responsible for all aspects of Novell’s sales within the UK & Ireland – both Direct and Channel.
Vishal Salvi – CISO & Delivery Head, Infosys
Vishal Salvi is the Senior Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer for the Infosys group. He is responsible for the overall information and cyber security strategy and its implementation across the Infosys Group.
Vishal has over 25 years of industry experience in cyber security and information technology across different industries. Prior to joining Infosys, he has performed various leadership roles in cyber security and information technology at PWC (Partner Cyber) , HDFC Bank (SVP & CISO), Standard Chartered Bank (SVP & Head Cyber Ops), Global Trust Bank (IT Ops), Development Credit Bank (IT Ops) and Crompton Greaves (IT Sales).
He is a well-known leader in the cyber security industry within India as well as globally and has been a part of the cyber security domain for the past two decades. He is a regular speaker in major local and global cyber security conferences for sharing best practices and raising the cyber security awareness in the industry. He is a part of various advisory councils and boards to provide leadership and direction on various cyber security frameworks and standards to drive adoption of cyber security across industry. He has participated in various case studies related to the cyber security practice over the past decade.