A Cyber Security Professional, Tathagata holds an experience of 20 years in this domain. His forte encompasses information security audit, cyber risk assessment, cyber incident handling and digital forensics.
He has been instrumental in establishing India’s first “Cyber Range” at Gurgaon which is being used by national security agencies to enhance their cyber security competency. As a “Cyber Risk Analyst” he is presently assisting different National Critical Infrastructures (specifically in power & energy and BFSI sectors) to identify their cyber threats and mitigate the risks appropriately.
He has extensive experience in conducting information security audits (against different international standards and Govt. Mandates) not only in India, but also beyond boundaries in Europe, Singapore and UAE.
He is an empanelled information security Lead Auditor at BSI (National Compliance Body of Govt. Of UK) and had been a Subject Matter Expert at International Council of E-Commerce Consultant (ICECC) FY 2016-17. He is also a member of NASCOMM and Data Security Council of India (Kolkata Chapter). He is an associate Subject Matter Expert at TCG Digital with a responsibility to build the “Cyber Security Centre of Excellence” of Govt. of West Bengal. He is also a member of Indian Press as Crime Reporter through an all India basis circulated newspaper, registered under Ministry of Information & Broadcasting.
Prior to Praxis, Tathagata was the Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer and Head of IT Governance at one of the largest NBFCs of India.