Helping you unite your defenses and unlock innovation
As businesses bet big and bigger on Cloud adoption and Digital Transformation to drive innovation, the key to their successes lies in how well they incorporate security controls and innovate to manage the risks that are created
by new technologies like AI, ML , Robotics and proliferation of connected devices.
What does it mean to unlock cybersecurity innovation? It means making bold decisions to weave security into business by embracing advanced technology and proactively managing risk.
At the IBM Security Summit 2020, an exclusive forum that showcases leading-edge cybersecurity thinkers and practitioners, you'll hear perspectives on new security innovations based on AI and ML; best practices on
integration with hybrid multi-cloud adoption and digital transformation initiatives that will enable businesses to thrive in a technology driven economy.
Sandip Patel is the Global Managing Director for the Insurance industry at IBM. In this role, Sandip sets the strategic direction and drives the industry agenda for solutions and offerings across all IBM units globally. He is responsible for bringing together all of the platforms, assets, data and services of IBM – such as hybrid cloud solutions, cognitive solutions, industry platforms, systems, global business services and global technology services – to enable our clients transition to new business models, reduce costs, integrate and transform processes and achieve growth. He specializes in business transformation and the strategic use of technology for business performance & effective decision-making. He has worked extensively with Financial Services, Insurance and Healthcare clients in the US and globally.
Most recently, Sandip was the President of Aetna International where he had full P&L responsibility for the international businesses at Aetna with operations in Americas, Europe, Middle East, China and South East Asia. He organically doubled the business over a three- year period, establishing a sustainable regional model to grow regional businesses with locally relevant solutions, and globally co-sourced shared IT and services capability. He also established a foundation for a Health IT Services business in emerging markets with a focus on population health management. Prior to this role, he served as the General Manager with P&L responsibility for IBM’s Global Business Services division for India / South Asia.
Service Line Leader - Business Resiliency Services IBM
Tariq Ahmad is the Country Manager for Business Resiliency Services across India and South Asia. In this role, he overlooks the signings, revenue, offering management and go-to-market strategy for the service line. Tariq held the CISSP credentials for a decade consulting firms on their security and resiliency needs across cryptography, security incident and event management, network security, business continuity and disaster recovery. Currently, Tariq is focused on Cyber Incident Recovery, Resiliency Orchestration and Automation, DR as a Service and Backup as a Service.
CTO and Chief Architect,
Srinivas is a Technical leader and a subject matter expert in Information Security with a Multi-national corporation. Srini has Degrees in Technology and Business administration has a cumulative experience of 20+ years. As IBM Distinguished Engineer he is a key technical leader for Security Services Hybrid IT Security Services. As the Chief Security Architect for Hybrid IT Security solutions partners working with Product Management, Services offering, Strategy, Sales, Solution Design and Delivery teams to define our technical strategy and roadmap. He works with team at IBM Security Services to design, deliver and scale security solutions throughout our client base to create solutions and enable service delivery to meet global IBM Client demands including emerging EU GDPR requirements and complex cloud security requirements.
Srini champions collaboration with GTS, GBS and IBM Cloud to support client engagement with Security Services and to drive innovation into new deals. He ensures that solution design teams are trained to assist sales with client solutions. Srini also takes keen interest in IBM Corporate Citizenship program, Technical Vitality, innovation activities and contributing to community giveback activities and STEM programs. Srini has 5 patents and has various patent disclosures under review.
APAC Digital Trust Leader
IBM Global Markets - Cognitive Solutions Unit Industry Platforms (Geo)
Shaibal Saha leads IBM Security Digital Trust business in APAC. Digital Trust includes Identity and Access Management, Data Security, Fraud Management and Unified Endpoint Management products portfolio of IBM.
Shaibal focuses on Digital Identity and Digital Security areas along with traditional IAM. Shaibal comes with 19+ years of experience in enterprise security with specialization in application security, Identity & Access management, Data Security, digital (SMACi) Security and API management. Shaibal has worked with customers all around JAPAC in various industries and lead numerous security projects through the full lifecycle (vision, roadmap, business case, design, build and run), working on a wide array of products.
Prior to joining IBM, Shaibal was leading the ASEAN Cyber Security practice with PwC and worked with various IAM vendors like SailPoint, ForgeRock and CyberArk. Prior to that Shaibal was responsible for running product management for Oracle, Cloud Security services (PAAS/IAAS) and Oracle IAM for Asia Pacific and Japan. During his 15 years in Oracle , Shaibal held various role from product engineering, consulting and product management. During this period Shaibal had worked with multiple global customers to implement and provide executive coverage for their Oracle Security implementation.
Shaibal did his management studies from Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Bangalore and B. Com from Osmania University, India.