Mr. Hegde is a seasoned cybersecurity professional with more than a decade of proven experience across business verticals, including over five years in leadership roles overseeing large-scale projects and teams.
Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Mr. Hegde was a Senior Information Security Manager at NTT DATA, advising high-profile clients on strategies to improve their security posture and better prepare for potential cyber incidents. He helped manage threat and risk assessments and security architecture design reviews, ensuring key services delivered were assessed for security and technology risk. Mr. Hegde presented key security gaps and improvement areas to ICT and security management and C-suite executives. He was responsible for security service improvement and security technology uplift for clients.
Mr. Hegde has experience in the design and implementation of security strategies and architecture aligned with business objectives, resulting in enhanced security posture for diverse set of clients. His experience includes leading and managing projects on cybersecurity architecture, technical security assessments, cybersecurity strategy & roadmap, cybersecurity risk management, network security assessment, cloud security reviews and strategy, data governance and data privacy assessments.