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Subhajit Deb
AVP Information Security Max Life Insurance
CSO Jun 26th 2017
Subhajit Deb, a graduate from International Institute of Hotel Management, has taken the security industry by storm. His expertise in leading and institutionalizing Information Security projects in financial institutions is significant. He has extensive process and people management experience in building productive teams, managing resources in initiating, designing, developing and implementing complex security controls in various environments.
Deb has served as the Team leader of Cyber threat analytics at Bank of America where he looked after Risk Management and Information Security. Before taking charge as the CISO at Max Life Insurance, he worked as the Assistant Vice President for Information Security and Business Continuity, at Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation where he presided over business continuity and disaster recovery and risk modeling. Deb’s ability to communicate operational metrics and deliver results with minimal guidance is commendable.  
He has not only exhibited exemplary work in the IT world but has also obtained patents over several innovations. He has a Patent for System and Method for Calculating a Risk to an Entity, Technology Risk Assessment, Forecasting, and Prioritization and Threat Lifecycle Management. These innovations are essentially a framework of macro-environmental and technical factors used in the environmental scanning component of strategic management.
Deb currently has 2 granted US Patent, 2 US Patents filed and 4 Bank of America Trade Secrets submitted towards a different area of Information Security and Risk Management. To augment the list of achievements, he is also a Sigma Green Belt certified professional.