Samit Khare is the Technology Risk Leader of the Financial Services Segment at Guidehouse.
Samit is an IT risk, information security, cybersecurity, privacy, data protection, business continuity, governance, and compliance expert with 18+ years of successful experience in evaluating, establishing, implementing, maintaining, and continually improving management systems, programs, and functions. He has served in several senior management roles, including chief risk officer in a technology consulting organization and a board appointed risk & compliance officer in a top tier financial services organization. Samit brings a unique blend of experience to the table, having served from various sides of the industry: consulting, large Fortune 500, and a global IT & BPM services provider.
Samit is a post-graduate in business administration along with dual graduate degrees in computer applications and science.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA); ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM); ISACA Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP); (ISC)² Certified Business Continuity Professional (CBCP); DRII Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist (CAMS); ACAMS Project Management Professional (PMP); PMI Certified Scrum Professional - ScrumMaster (CSP-SM); Scrum Alliance IAPP Foundation; IAPP ITIL Foundation; APMG-International AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner AWS Fundamentals: Addressing Security Risk Information Security Management System (ISMS) Lead Auditor (ISO 27001); IRCA Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) Lead Auditor (ISO 22301); IRCA IT Service Management Systems (SMS) Lead Auditor (ISO 20000); IRCA Advanced Environmental Management Systems (EMS) Lead Auditor (ISO 14001); IEMA Governance, Risk, and Control; IIA Conducting the Internal Audit Engagement; IIA Certified Data Centre Professional (CDCP); EPI Certified Cryptocurrency Expert (CCE); Blockchain Council
Membership and Activity Information
ISACA, (ISC)², Disaster Recovery Institute International (DRII), ACAMS, Project Management Institute (PMI), Scrum Alliance, International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), The Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA), American Society for Quality (ASQ),