Balaji Kapsikar
Head of Technology & Cyber Risk at Funding Societies
Speaker

Profile

Balaji has 13 years of experience in information and cloud security, and currently leads technology and cyber risk initiatives at Fintech Funding Societies Pte Ltd. He has a master’s degree in computer application and is proficient in a wide range of security and risk platforms along with certifications like CISSP, CISM, CRISC. CDPSE, ISO27001 LA, CPISI, CEH

Balaji has a proven track record in safeguarding organizations against various cyber threats and is skilled in cybersecurity, data security and privacy, AI security, IoT security, and emerging threats in AI, the metaverse, and quantum technologies. Besides, Balaji is passionate about helping various teams and multiple stakeholders on various cyber risk-related matters to drive business outcomes that aid their success and growth.

His commitment extends beyond professional realms, as a certified mentor, he mentors aspiring cybersecurity professionals, demonstrating a passion for nurturing talent and contributing to the cybersecurity community. His global recognition is highlighted by his presentations at major conferences and his insights published in renowned platforms, establishing him as a thought leader in the field.