Commander (Retd.) Kaushal Chaudhary
Commander (Retd.) Kaushal Chaudhary, Senior Vice President –IT & IS for Lanco Group of companies
He has over 28 years of experience in developing IT and IS blue print for the organization with short and long term strategy in alignment with the business objective encompassing IT Operations, Support, Network and Communication Infrastructure management, Vendor/Service Provider Management, Risk Management, Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery Planning and Compliance. An M.Tech.(CS-IIT), MBA (NMIMS, Mumbai), CISSP, CISA, Dip in Cyber Law, he has been recipient of multiple appreciation from clients, employers and industry including Top100CISO Awards-2014,2013 & 2011 ‘Greatest Corporate Leaders of India Award – 2013’, CIO100 Award – 2013from the industry.
Presently working as Senior Vice President –IT & IS for Lanco Group of companies, a major private player in Power & Infrastructure segment, he is involved in designing best practices for protection of DCS & SCADA systems.
He has served in the Indian Navy for 20 years and has been the member of the Inter Service Core Group of Information Security, Ministry of Defence. He has been associated with a number of DRDO projects related with network and data security. Prior to Lanco, he served as CISO at NIIT Technologies Ltd.