Satyanandan Atyam is the Assistant VP –Risk Management & CISO at Bharti AXA General Insurance. He has been in the enterprise risk management space for the last 15 years. Atyam has experience across various verticals such Insurance, Capital Markets, Automotive and in multiple geographies like Europe, Middle East and in Asia Pacific. He specializes in enterprise risk management, operational risk, financial risk, information security, IT risk management, data privacy, data protection, business process design, risk advisory, IT audit & outsourcing risk. As a trusted advisor to CEOs, Executive committees, CIOs, CTOs, CPOs, and GCs, he is valued for thought leadership, technical acumen, and business-positive approach to managing risks to business & Information. He was awarded the DSCI Excellence Awards-“Privacy Leader of the Year 2015” at the NASSCOM-DSCI -Annual Information Security Summit- December 2015, for demonstrating leadership in security and privacy domain through strategic, proactive and innovative measures at Bharti AXA General Insurance.
Key Security Initiative
Bharti AXA General Insurance wanted to meet the IRDAI requirements on cyber and information security guidelines and to establish the managed security from India Data Centers. Bharti AXA general Insurance implemented a IT DC transition project which was a green filed Security stack project (built up from scratch), solution and implemented as per industry standards and security best practices. The implementation of regulatory requirement along with the new Security Stack for the IT DC transition project was the strategic projects led by Atyam.
To meet the target of adhering to the IRDAI information and cyber security implementation requirements across governance, technical implementation and organization wide process design for BAGI. The information security activities were also added in the board Risk Committee Terms of Reference (TOR) & there was a definition of the Information Security Assurance Annual Plan for implementation.