Ashok Kumar Ratnagiri, Director & Head – Product Security & Systems Engineering,Edgeverve(An Infosys Company), Bangalore.
Ashok has 2+ decades of industry experience in enterprise application space with expertise in the areas of product security and performance of the cloud based offerings of Edgeverve and is involved in building greenfield and next generation solutions involving AI, NLP etc. Apart from being responsible for product security of products in Edgeverve, he manages exclusive pen-test and systems engineering labs in Edgeverve.
He is a gold medalist in Computer Science and Engineering and has contributed in building up specialized software performance labs and centers of excellence in various organizations. In earlier roles, he was involved in guiding independent software vendors adopt technologies as per changing trends in the industry. He takes interest in mentoring young entrepreneurs and providing them techno-commercial direction enabling them realize success.
Ashok is a speaker at various security conferences and security communities. Technical Committee member of NCSSS-NCDRC (National Cyber Defense Research Center). Mentors and guides many engineering students inspiring them to pursue their career in the field of cybersecurity. He also takes interest in mentoring young entrepreneurs and providing them techno-commercial direction enabling them realize success.