Gokul Chander is an accomplished professional with over three decades of operations and IT auditing experience by being associated with leading banking and financial services institutes. Leveraging over 11 years of international exposure, Chander is now the chief information security officer at Karur Vysya Bank.
Chander has proven credentials in establishing IT audit function, defining scope, conducting critical and complex IT audit assignments. He is also instrumental in assessing and mitigating key risks areas, highlighting internal audit findings, recommending area of improvements, maintaining IT governance and transforming overall control environment.
Chander delivers leadership to teams in providing assurance services in branch banking, retail banking, corporate banking, internet banking, international banking, account management, trade finance, treasury front and back office operations, operations risk management, corporate affairs, information technology, regulatory compliance, IT governance and IT project management.
He also has extensive exposure in administering customer account operations of rural and large bank branches covering savings, current, cash credit, overdraft, term deposit and agricultural loan accounts, staff recruitment and implementation of Information Security audit guidelines.