Principal, Deloitte Cyber Advisory Team
Upen Sachdev is a Principal with Deloitte’s Cyber Risk Advisory team. He is passionately client-focused and brings more than 17 years of extensive technology management experience to his various roles as a cyber risk executive. He has spearheaded various award-winning Managed Services solutions and is recognized as a pioneer in the field of Managed Security Services. He co-founded and led e-Cop GRC, a niche Information Security practice into a globally recognized firm with clients across various industries.
Sachdev also draws upon a wealth of experience from his five-plus years of experience as Chief of Information Security at various globally recognized brands – overseeing multiple subsidiaries and franchises under a federated security model. As an interim CISO, he led large information security transformation projects for fortune companies and help them recover from highly visible breaches.
Sachdev is Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC), a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), and a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP). He is a Certified Director from UCLA – Anderson and helps academia/industry forums to develop cybersecurity curriculum for board members.