CSO100 Award 2017

With over a decade’s experience in the information security field, Delzad Mirza of Tata Technologies manages the company’s Infosec and Compliance teams globally. But it’s just not that. Mirza is also responsible for the expansion, execution, and maintenance of a company-wide information security program that ensures information assets, intellectual property and critical IT infrastructure are effectively safeguarded. He also ensures data integrity, confidentiality and availability of information as well as creating controls on how information is processed by the organization. Mirza proactively works with business partners and other senior leaders to foster an appropriate and effective security posture, based on business needs. Additionally, Mirza has Investigated, gathered and documented inappropriate use of company assets and internal security incidents. He also coordinates disaster recovery, business impact analysis, business continuity plans, programs, and testing. An alumnus of the University of Liverpool, Mirza in his previous stints in the information security world has worked at Leuchstoffwerk as an information systems manager. He also been a freelancing IT security consultant, before working at Tata Technologies.