CSO 100 Award Winners Profile

V D Kolhatkar
Chief Information Security Officer, Bank of Maharashtra

Vallabh Kolhatkar is currently the chief information security Officer [CISO] and deputy general manager of Bank of Maharashtra. He has more than three decades of rich experience as a banker and has handled diverse portfolios – ranging from branch to IS, audit, CBS, testing, foreign exchange and IT.

In his current role as the CISO of the Bank, Vallabh was instrumental in developing ISSP and cyber security policy and cyber crisis management plan for the bank as well as setting up of Society of Civil Engineering (C-SOC).