CSO 100 Award Winners Profile

Uday Deshpande
Chief Information Security Officer, Tata Motors

Uday Deshpande is a dynamic leader with 20+ years of experience leading global information security programs, enterprise risk management and compliance projects. He is adept at information security strategy, has designed and implemented security architecture and secured information assets through innovative technologies.  

He has extensively worked in risk profiling, internet and intranet vulnerability assessment, network security architecture designing and deployment, application security review and consulting.

Deshpande also handles strategic responsibilities. At the core of it is aligning business security with information security, creating long term security strategy and road-map (long term, short term) for the organization. He is also adept at designing secure architecture and product selection. Additionally, Deshpande looks after technology due diligence, business continuity and disaster recovery planning, manages regulatory compliance, and is responsible for outsourcing assurance operations involving both risk and compliance.