Sumit Dhar, Senior Director and Head of Information Security & Risk Management, EdgeVerve (Infosys)
Sumit is an engineering graduate from IIT and an MBA from ISB Hyderabad.
He is a Risk, Resilience & InfoSec professional with over 16 years of experience in the domain. In his current role, he is responsible for driving programs around Product & Network Security, certifications, enterprise risk management & business continuity at EdgeVerve.
Prior to EdgeVerve, he was the Global Head and Practice lead for Risk, Resilience & InfoSec consulting at GBS, Hewlett-Packard. He conceptualized the consulting service line from scratch and grew it to a multi-million dollar offering with a CSAT & NPS of 100%.
Sumit has been invited as a keynote presenter and speaker at over 15 global conferences and has been recognized numerous times for his contributions to the domain. He has also authored multiple books, one of which is an Amazon best-seller in its category. In addition, he has over seven international publications in the domain of Information Security to his name.
In his free time, Sumit enjoys photography, reading, quizzing, rock music & watching old Hollywood classics.