Cyber security firm Paladion has named veteran COO from Infosys’ EdgeVerve Sunil Gupta as President and Chief Operating officer. In this new role, Sunil is responsible for the business strategies and outcomes in MEA and India, and will direct all business units and delivery.
Paladion’s Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder, Rajat Mohanty, said, “Sunil brings a wealth of experience in building great organizations that deliver platform based services. He has a deep understanding of the dynamics that are playing out in enterprises as IT is transitioning to be more agile, secure and responsive. Sunil will help position Paladion effectively to solve the next gen challenges of security management.”
With over 30 years experience Sunil has held various positions as VP-Engineering in Aricent (erstwhile Hughes Software Systems), CTO in Symphony Teleca, COO in Logica India, and Edgeverve systems (an Infosys company).
On his new office, Sunil Gupta, President and COO, Paladion, said, “I am excited to have joined Paladion, a market leader in the cyber security space. In my new role, my main focus will be to make Paladion a highly proactive, responsive, learning organization with clients and people at the center of the business. My immediate emphasis will be on operational efficiency and to expand Paladion’s footprint into new markets in the pursuit of growth. We will also create new partnerships and business models to deliver greater value to our clients.”
Sunil has a B-Tech in Computer Science from NIT Trichy, Madras University. He began his career in NCR working for companies like C-DOT and Hughes Software systems, and later moved to Bangalore and worked for Symphony Teleca, Infosys and EdgeVerve.