Prakash is a senior management executive with over 20+ years of core Information / Cyber Security & Technology corporate experience with leading Fortune 100 multinational corporations & unicorn start-ups like GE, IBM, Target Corporation, PayU, Accenture & Royal Bank of Scotland. His professional experience spans across Banking, financial, telecommunications & IT service industries in India, USA, Europe, Australia, Canada and EMEA.
Prakash has extensive exposure & “hands-on” expertise in leadership at CxO board, Corporate security consulting, Cyber Security, Cyber warfare, Ethical hacking, Surveillance audits, Legal Regulatory Compliance, Computer Forensics, Law Enforcement cyber-crime prevention, Risk & Compliance based on standards & regulatory requirements of ISO27002, PCI DSS, HIPAA, GLBA, FISAP, FSA/FCA, FISMA, OCC, PIPEDA & BASEL.
• 15 Security & compliance global certifications- Certified CISSP, CISM, CISA, CEH, ISO27001:2013, CPISI, Six Sigma Green Belt, CCNA,
• Winner of 24 corporate awards & numerous industry recognitions.
Prakash is currently Senior Vice President & Global Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at OYO responsible to manage IT, DevOps, DBA, Dialer, Network & Cyber Security operations across 35 countries. Prakash helms a security strategy for OYO’s systems globally, including regions such as India, Southeast Asia, Europe, the US and the UK. Prakash is also responsible for leveraging technologies such as big data analytics and artificial intelligence to enhance cyber security functions from the ground.
Prakash also runs a personal website www.thesecureplanet.com focusing on Information security world. He is a strong supporter of Entrepreneurship & Start-up Ecosystem (IT/Non-IT).
Personal Web: www.thesecureplanet.com