Chief Executive Officer, Cybersecurity Academy
In 2013 Mohan founded CISO Academy, an all-encompassing cybersecurity company focused on skill development and capacity building, consulting and advisory as well as cybersecurity awareness. Prior to this, he was the Senior VP and Global CISO at Bharti Airtel responsible for managing information risk, business continuity and compliance across 22 countries in Africa, India and South Asia, and Bharti Group companies. Prior to Airtel, he was Director of Indian Navy's IT and CEO of SecureSynergy, a managed security services company. Mohan is on the board of advisors of various companies, initiatives and associations, including: member of the National Task Force on information security set up by the Prime Minister's Office under the auspices of the National Security Council to define India's Cybersecurity Roadmap, Co-Chair of the Industry Working Group of the Indo-US Cyber Security Forum and DOT Working Group on Telecom Security, Chair of the CII National Committee on Data Security, Member of the Sub-Committees of the Government-Industry Joint Working Group for PPP and Cybersecurity Policy, and Advisory Board of IBM, Blue Coat, Cybersecurity Education and Research Centre (CERC @ IIIT-Delhi) and RSA Security for Business Innovation Council. He is also a regular speaker on Cybersecurity and info-warfare at national and international conferences, prestigious national institutions and media-led conferences and conclaves.