Associate VP, Cloud Security, Cyber Innovation and R&D
Partha has over 20 years of cyber security leadership experience in the financial services and healthcare industry. An active speaker and panelist in major cyber security conferences around the world, and frequently called in for views and interviews in electronic media like The Economist, UK. Very much passionate about learning new technologies and writing on recent groundbreaking cyber trends. He is also the founder of Cloud Security Practitioner Council, a practitioner driven forum to create security guidelines for the industry. Partha sits in the advisory board of few security startups like Oak9, TrueFort and in the Dean's Board at New Jersey Institute of Technology.
Currently he is heading up security architecture, engineering and cloud for Humana Inc, a Fortune 46 healthcare company. Prior to Humana, Partha held executive leadership roles with Bank of Montreal, JP Morgan Chase, Merrill Lynch, Bank of America, and Guardian Life Insurance Company. A CISSP, CCSP, CEH, CHFI certified security evangelist holding a Bachelor’s degree in engineering from NIT Rourkela, a Masters in Cyber Security from Western Governors University, another Masters in Technology Management from Columbia University, a cyber security professional certificate from Stanford University and executive CTO university credit program from Wharton Business School and University of Pennsylvania. Currently researching security challenges in API, Microservices, Key and posture management space. Partha also has two patents under his name for JP Morgan and Humana Inc.