Profiles

Col . Pankaj Verma

Col Pankaj Verma is a Cyber Warrior in every sense of the word. He has served in the Indian Army for over 22 Yrs and handled Cyber Security at the National Level. He has handled various important projects from their Ideation to operation and was instrumental in setting up the Defence CERT and a premier Cyber Forensics Lab while serving in Delhi.

An Alumni of National Defence Academy he is an Electronics Engineer from CME, Pune and did his masters in Computer Science from IIT Kharagpur. Col Verma has important international certifications to his credit like CISSP, CISA, ECSA and CEH. He has been the face of the Defence Forces on critical matters of Cyber Security while interfacing with National level technical and educational organizations.

He also has the experience in setting up a Centre of Excellence in the field of Cyber Security at IIT Kharagpur to undertake R&D projects for the Defence Forces.

Sudipto Jena

Sudipto has over 20 years experience in Information Technology spanning retail, automotive, telecom and the National e-Governance Program (NeGP). He has responded to and mitigated cyber threats on behalf of several public and private enterprises across India. Helping organizations to adopt risk assessment methodologies is his forte. Sudipto is adept at establishing incident/event escalation processes and integrating them with Security Operation Centres (SOC) that involves tracking, following-up and resolving incidents. He often works closely with forensic teams in the area of cyber-crime investigation. He has also established Cyber Security Centres of Excellence within organizations that includes building SOCs and Cyber Ranges from scratch. He has led the core team that established TCG Cyber Range - the first commercially available, state-of-the-art Cyber Range of India.

Sudipto is a Bachelor Degree holder in Computer Science and a BSI:ISO 27001:2013 Lead Auditor. He has various industry accredited certifications in the area of Cyber Security like Certified Ethical Hacker, Certified Security Analyst, Certified Incident Handler, IRCA Certified Lead Auditor, Mile2 Certified Network Forensic Expert, McAfee SIEM and DLP specialist. In 2015 Sudipto obtained a professional certificate in "Cyber Security: Application, Technology and Policy" from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, USA.

Tathagata Datta

Tathagata is having 18+ years of industry experience in the domain of IT Infrastructure and Cyber Security. Specialist in process consulting, cyber incident handling and digital forensic analysis.

He is Empanelled Information Security Lead Auditor at BSI and Subject Matter Expert at International Council of E-Commerce Consultant (ICECC). He is also a member of Data Security Council of India.

Tathagata has successfully done process and technology consulting at different MNCs across the globe and audited multiple organizations against different international standards and guidelines. As an Enterprise Risk Analyst, Tathagata’s effective contribution helped different MNCs to identify risk and mitigate them through application of appropriate controls.

Tathagata has done Masters in Computer Applications and done his Graduation in Science with Specialization in Physics and Digital Electronics from University of Calcutta.

He holds the professional certificates like CCNA, MCP, TMSE, CEHv8, CHFIv8, ITILv3, Six Sigma GB, PCI DSS v3 Implementer, ISO 27001 LA, ISO 22301 LA, ISO 20000 LA and ISO 9001 LA. He is also European Accredited Code Holder for consulting and auditing B2B & B2C Business, Engineering, IT Enabled Services, Telecom, IT, Retail, Bank and Manufacturing Industry.

Vikas Chauhan

Vikas has experience in cyber security and related areas of over a decade. In the past he was involved with vulnerability assessment, penetration testing, security audits and network assessments for various organisations across multiple domains. At present he is a core member of the Cyber Range team of TCG Digital. Using the Cyber Range Vikas has been researching evasion techniques that malwares use to escape detection. He is specifically interested in behavioural patterns of malwares and how Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning can be used to detect them. Of late Vikas, a techie to the core, has been enamoured by software defined radios and signals hacking and has been dabbling with them.

Vikas did his Bachelors in Electrical Engineering and Masters in Microelectronics from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras.

Abir Atarthy

Abir has deep expertise in the domain of cyber security,with more than 12 years of hands-on experience in the areas of awareness, standards, network security, web security, incident response, security analytics, malware protection, cryptography, data protection and digital forensics.

He is CEH from EC-Council, ISO27001 Lead auditor and PCI-DSS implementer.

Abir has authored several technical articles which have been published in IT security journals and is frequently invited to speak at many cyber security conferences and forums. Abir is considered a subject-matter expert in cyber security and is often quoted by leading newspapers and TV channels.

He is the technical reviewer of the book "Beginning Ethical Hacking with Python" from Apress publication.

Abir is a graduate in Chemistry and has accomplished short term Program in Object-oriented programming and Software Engineering from IIT-Kharagpur.

Yogesh Kumar Tatra

An Indian Air Force Veteran with 20 years of experience in network security environment implementing network tests and trend analysis, covering techniques used by penetration testers and tasks associated with Network infrastructure and security methodologies.

With advanced knowledge of information security administration principles, methods, and techniques with extensive exposure to various monitoring and analysis tools for network security and vulnerability analysis, he has been a pivotal role player in deployment of diverse network assets and multi-vendor-based solutions system integration in NOC, Data-centers and across all Air Force Units.

He is an engineering graduate, CCIE (R & S) and has been trained in Basic as well as Advanced Information Warfare courses by IAF.

Indranil Banerjee

He has been instrumental in opening avenues for Information Security business for TCG. He comes with a background and experience of over 18 years in the fields of Information Security and different Software solutions business. He has been successfully built up and Headed the Technology Integrated Services (TIS) vertical in his Previous Tenure which was Primarily focused on Cyber Security space. He has excellent skills in motivating people and team building. Indranil is a self-motivated and target oriented person with a Master Degree in Business Administration (MBA) from Sikkim Manipal University, Post Graduate Diploma in Industrial Relation and Personnel Management (PGD-IRPM) from Bharatya Vidya Bhavan and Post Graduate Diploma Holder in Computer Application from Vidyasagar Academy.

Somnath Dutta

Somnath is having 17+ years of experience in design and implement complex network infrastructure. Specialized in Security Solution designing, presell consulting as well as complex project handling. Sound knowledge on different security products including Fortigate, Checkpoint , Sonicwall, Cisco, Array, etc. Somnath is equally skilled in managing and troubleshooting Mail & Web Security Products as well as Anti APT solutions. He is having global security certifications like CCNA, FCNSP, FSNSA, CCNE, TCSE, MCSE, TMCP for DDI, etc.

TCG DIGITAL

CYBER SECURITY Contact

Col. Pankaj Verma

+91 9428212820
pankaj.verma@tcg-digital.com

Sudipto Jena

+91 9958110278
sudipto.jena@tcg-digital.com

Tathagata Datta

+91 9830089446
tathagata.datta@tcg-digital.com

Indranil Banerjee

+91 9830262370
Indranil.banerjee@tcg-digital.com

Joydeep Bhattacharya

+91 9830184530
joydeep.bhattacharya@tcg-digital.com