CSO100 Award 2017

Mithilesh, an Information Security and Risk Management leader has a global program management experience of around two decades. His experience comes from various sectors of the market, like Banking and Financial Services, Payments, Telecommunications, Technology, Insurance, Oil & Natural Gas, Manufacturing, Government and Outsourcing Industry.     Earlier, he has worked at Wipro, Capita, Capgemini, Citibank India, and IDFC Bank. Through the years, he has been an active member of professional bodies like ISACA and is a regular speaker at CIO and CISO forums.    Mithilesh is a Security Sensitive Professional, who is always looking for innovative means to bring out ways and means to strengthen the intricate Security chain. He is recognized as the first student to present security research paper at the RSA Security Conference. He has also submitted and presented seven research papers at various international conferences.    He has delivered multiple assignments, ranging from Cyber Security to Secure Architecture Design and Solution Implementation, for enterprises in Australia, Singapore, Thailand, Hong Kong, India, Dubai, UAE and United Kingdom. As an Information Security Officer, at Capgemini India, he led the team of security professionals responsible for delivering Information Security, Business Continuity and Data Security Compliance.   In addition to certifications in CISA, CISM, CRISC, CBCP, ISO27001 LA, ISO20000 IE and ITIL v3 to his name, Mithilesh has been a winner of the Top 100 CISO Award, Top 100 CIO Award, Top 100 InfoSec. Maestros Awards (2014) and Top 100 CIO Award (Security Supremo 2013) - IDG Media USA.