CSO100 Award 2019

CSO100 Award 2017

Vishal Salvi has over two decades of industry experience in IT service delivery and cybersecurity and has previously worked in Crompton Greaves, Development Credit Bank, Global Trust Bank, Standard Chartered Bank, HDFC Bank and PwC. He has been in the division of leadership roles in cybersecurity across these organizations for past two decades. Prior to being the CISO and SVP at Infosys, he was the partner in cybersecurity practice at PwC.


At Infosys, cybersecurity strategy is driven using a robust cybersecurity governance framework that implements various security initiatives. Under Salvi's guidance, many technical solutions were implemented at Infosys that gained benefits like deep visibility into enterprise authorized and un-authorized access of cloud services. The solution was implemented for all threat vectors and channels like email, web and endpoint, elevated threat hunting capabilities, zero-day protection etc. The implementation gained other benefits like automation of playbooks, reduces manual effort, real-time notification to end users and stakeholders, reduction in mean time to respond to an incident etc.