Amitabh is Field CTO EMEA for Palo Alto Networks. He was CISO and CDO for Swisscard (Credit Suisse and American Express JV) and has worked with companies like IBM, HSBC and GE. He has been managing and consulting on Security and Data Privacy for fortune 100 companies in Europe at C level. He is a guest lecturer at University of St. Gallen and Hochschule Luzern. He is also the regional Ambassador of Switzerland for Global Business Blockchain Council (a WEF and Richard Branson promoted think tank).
He is a speaker of repute and has been keynote speaker at various conferences. He is a trusted advisor to boards and companies. He has been a keen interface for Security using Blockchain and believes that Blockchain is one of the most exciting technology to support Security, Fraud prevention and managing real information across IT as well as OT.
He helped set up Girlscancode.ch- an organization to promote programming and STEM for Girls in Switzerland.
Amitabh is an Engineer from Indian Institute of Technology and an MBA from Faculty of Management Studies, New Delhi.