Vikalp Shrivastava

Chief Information Security Officer, Kerzner International

Over 22 years of experience into different leadership roles help vikalp to explore and learn new trends of security technologies and emerging markets. Experience with different business verticals gives him exposure to many different scenarios, which are the most challenging areas today for CXOs. These experience also cultivating the entrepreneur zeal which motivates vikalp to drive large projects and teams to achieve the business goals.

Vikalp was engaged in delivering presentations & speeches to large audience during Seminars/Conferences and other security awareness events across APAC, during these engagements he also gained experience to understand different personalities and how to act within their comfort zone to achieve the defined goal and the vision, also he crafted several articles for international magazines / blogs to support information security education.

Related to in-house (company's internal) security, Vikalp worked for multibillion dollar casino resort organisations in Macau,such as Melco-Crown Entertainment Ltd, as Group Head of information security, where he lead large team of security professionals, He drove the initiative of ISO27001 in this organisation and turned the organisation the first ever ISO27001 certified casino resort organisation in the entire glob, it was a role of CISO and helped him to understand many different areas of information security challenges from internal and external risk factors.

Vikalp was Director of Information Security, Cyber security and IT Compliance with Wynn Resorts Macau and was helping to achieve the best possible security protection and framework for the organization where he was part of opening a large casino resorts property called Wynn Palace. Currently Vikalp holds position of Vice President of information security at Kerzner International and covers all it's properties globally.