Chief Information Security Officer, PricewaterhouseCoopers
K.S.Narayanan has more than twenty years of industry experience having worked in Banking & IT Services industry. Prior to joining PwC, he has worked at ING Vysya Bank ( Now Kotak Mahindra Bank ), HCL and Tech Mahindra in a variety of roles in IT Service delivery, Network Security, Information Security, Business Continuity Management and Risk Management. He leads the Information Security group and responsible for Cyber Security, Data Security, Information Security strategy, Information Risk & Governance, IT Security, Business Continuity and its implementation across PwC -India. At ING Vysya Bank, Narayanan worked as the CISO & Head of Operational Risk Management. He was responsible for driving Information Risk, Operational Risk Governance & Management, Cyber Security, Data Governance, Fraud Risk, Outsourcing Risk, Information Security strategy, Business Continuity and its implementation across the Bank. Narayanan holds Bachelors of Science in Physics, Master in Financial Management (MFM) from K. J. Somaiya Institute of Management, Mumbai. He holds the following professional qualifications: CISA-Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), CISSP, and SANS Certified Incident Handler (GCIH).