CSO 100 Award Winners Profile

Chandrashekar Chettiar
CISO, IIFL Holding
Chandrashekhar Chettiar, an insightful and a results-driven IT professional has been in the industry for over 11 years.He has held the post of the Chief Information and Security Manager at L&T Finance, Senior IT Operations Consultant at Essar, Senior FMS Engineer at CMS Infosystems, Senior Systems Engineer at System House Consultant, and Support Engineer at Apex Infotech. Through his tenure at these enterprises, he has Implemented security processes and technologies in line with policies.
 
His managerial and team management skills and experience in Information and Network Security, Information Security Audits, Policies and Procedures, Systems Administration, Access & Permissions management, Service Support & Delivery, Technical Support and IT Infrastructure make him a resourceful man in the IT world. 
 
Chandrashekhar has worked with top management on various Information Security strategies and solutions and carried out operations at a global scale. He has delivered continuous improvement in the state of information security through process and technical improvements. 
Additionally, his expertise in assessing information asset risk profile with stakeholders, and communicating with them to gain shares on security process and technology implementations, and superior understanding in technical architecture of solutions to address Information security issues makes him all the more coveted.
 
Chandrashekhar holds certifications in ISO 27001 LA, CISM- ISACA, Application Security and OWASP Top 10 Training.