Vice President, Global Information Security and IT Compliance, GenpactRamachandra Hegde serves as Vice President, Global Information Security and IT Compliance for Genpact. Genpact, which started as a business unit of General Electric and became an independent company in 2005, is a pioneer in managing business processes for companies around the world. Genpact has grown to 67,000 employees serving 800+ enterprises from 25 countries. Hegde is responsible for enterprise-wide information security, IT risk management and IT compliance at Genpact. Prior to joining Genpact, he served as Director, Global Information Security and Chief Information Security Officer for Praxair, Inc, a USD 12 Billion global manufacturer of industrial gases. Prior to Praxair, he held increasingly responsible roles in information risk management with KPMG and PricewaterhouseCoopers.
He has over 20 years of experience in information risk management. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Accountancy from Mangalore University, India and a Diploma in Computer Science from Datapro.