A seasoned Cyber Security Leader with about 15 years of experience in securing e-Governance, Cloud and Big Data technologies. He is current President and Chair of (ISC)2 Bangalore Chapter and is promoting the cause of Cyber Security in the region by organising National Conferences and meetups. Krishna is an International Speaker and has also presented/moderated on multiple Cyber Security and Big Data conferences in India, Europe, and USA.
Currently He works as Director, Security Engineering for Salesforce India. Before Salesforce, He led the Security Engineering team at Citrix as Senior Manager and Platform Security team for Cloudera Inc. as Engineering Manager. In his previous life, Krishna spear-headed MeitY’s (The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology) National and State E-Governance projects for many years, leading Infrastructure Operations & Maintenance, BCP/Disaster Recovery, Security Compliance and Security Testing functions spanning across multiple data centres. He has several Industry certifications in the area of Cloud, Cyber Security, Big Data and Process Management mainly CISSP®, CCSP℠, CHFI v8, CLIP 27001:2013, CEH v7, ITIL v3 Service Operations, etc.