The CISO’s Evolving Role (InfoRiskToday)


The CISO’s Evolving Role

Vishal Salvi of Infosys on the Maturity of Security Leadership

Vishal Salvi is a security leader who has worked in business, left to be a consultant, and now returned to business again. What new perspectives does he bring to his role as CISO at IT services firm Infosys?

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In a video interview at RSA Conference 2017, Salvi discusses:

  • His new CISO role at Infosys;
  • What he learned about leadership while consulting;
  • How he is helping Infosys clients mitigate third-party risks.

Before joining Infosys, Salvi he was a partner in PWC’s cybersecurity practice in India. Earlier, he served as CISO and senior vice president at HDFC Bank, heading its information security group for eight years. At the bank, he was responsible for driving the information security strategy, policy, risk management, architecture and delivery of the information security program.

Source: SANS ISC SecNewsFeed @ February 16, 2017 at 10:55AM