Vikrant is a credentialed business leader with over 10 years of global experience in developing enterprise security & risk management programs, delivering security “business value” and communicating risk to the BODs. Vikrant has successfully helped Government, Education and Healthcare sectors to become more resilient against future attacks and shift corporate culture accordingly.
In his current role as the Sr. Director of Security & Risk Management at New York City Health & Hospitals (NYCHHC), Vikrant is particularly focused on addressing business risks and regulatory compliance associated with emerging technologies, clinical systems and advancements in cybercrime. In 2013, Vikrant led a robust transformation of security & risk function across the largest municipal health care organization in US.
Prior to joining NYCHHC, Vikrant worked with NBC, Pfizer and Dimension Data advocating development of a "risk aware" culture and "risk based" business model. Vikrant holds a Master’s degree in Computer Engineering from New Jersey Institute of Technology. He is also CISSP, CISM and SANS GCFA certified and was nominated for the 2011 North East Security executive of the year.