Rainbow Hands – ESW #192
Om is co-founder and Chief Technology Officer at Accurics where he sets the technology strategy for the company. Prior to Accurics, Om was Chief Security Officer at AutoGrid, leading cloud security for its Energy SaaS cloud. Om was also head of cybersecurity for General Electric’s Industrial Cloud and Edge platform, Predix. He built edge, cloud and ICS cybersecurity products to protect critical infrastructure and industrial clouds. Om is an inventor at heart and has been a key contributor to multiple technology startups including CipherCloud where he architected the world’s first Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB ) product. Om holds a Masters and a Bachelors in Computer Applications from University of Technology in India, a specialization in Business Strategy from Harvard, and a specialization in IoT Business from MIT-Sloan. He also holds several specializations in cybersecurity and is a lifetime member of ISACA.
Neira advises organisations of all sizes on payments, fintech, regtech, cybercrime, information security, regulations (e.g. PSD2, GDPR, AML) and digital innovation. More than 20 years in financial services and technology made her believe in change through innovation and partnerships. She always strives to demystify the hype surrounding current issues and also enjoys her work as an expert witness, as well as cybersecurity due diligence on M&As. Neira likes engaging on social media and regularly addresses global audiences as a keynote speaker or chair person.