CSO100 Award 2017

Rajiv Singh serves as a senior vice president and a global head of the Enterprise Security and Risk Management department at Tech Mahindra. In his stint at the company he was instrumental in steering the business successfully from a start-up to a leading company achieving higher growth. By taking the lead in several assignments like the financial electronic payments, identity and authentication security services and digital transformation services, Singh has carved a name for himself in the company and the information security industry. Singh’s growth in the industry is a collective result of his successes in his previous roles as well. He has been the founding CEO of ACCPAC (a global financial accounting software from Canada), also the managing director–Asia at Computer Associates (CA). He has also worked as a managing director–Asia at Diebold. Multitasking isn’t new to Singh, as he created an independent entity Tata Communications Payment Services, a white label digital payment company and founded the brand “INDICASH”, all this while still being the founding president and principal officer. Rajiv is SOX (Sarbanes Oxley) compliance trained and Six Sigma Green Belt. Besides his aforementioned positions he has been a business mentor for executives of the TAS (Tata Administrative Services) leadership talent at TATA group and is a member of the Data Security Council of India (DSCI) on cybersecurity.