Let’s talk about digital identity with Vinay Sawarkar, Founder and CEO at Claidroid.
In episode 47, Oscar talks to Vinay about digital identity in India, and its key role in the country’s digital transformation and privacy regulation evolution (with the upcoming Personal Data Protection Bill). They also discuss identity in a wider regulatory compliance, security and user experience context, noting Identity and Access Management (IAM) – and particularly Customer IAM (CIAM) – as a core component of success in all three areas.
“India is on a very exciting journey of digitalisation.”
Vinay has over 35 years of varied experience. Over the years, he successfully held numerous roles with increasing responsibilities. He established and managed the global practices in e-Security and Service Management in partnership with global technology leaders. Vinay also led software development centre and corporate IT group earlier. The Oracle E-Business Suite R12 was deployed globally under him, as were set up various quality systems such as ISO 27001 (for IT security), ISO 20000 (for IT services), and CMMi Level 5 (for Software Maturity).
Vinay started his career with VLSI R&D and technology transfer of 68000 based workstations and servers in the initial days of his career. Vinay holds a Bachelor of Engineering from Jabalpur Engineering College and Master of Technology from Indian Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University. He is also a Senior Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).
Claidroid is a Ubisecure partner. Read more about the partnership at www.ubisecure.com/news-events/claidroid-partnership-pr/.