Srinivas Poosarla, CIPP/A, CIPP/E, CIPP/US, CIPT, FIP



VP and Head of Global Privacy and Data Protection

Srinivas is Vice President and Head (Global), Privacy & Data Protection at Infosys, based in Bangalore, responsible for ensuring Infosys’ compliance to Data Protection Regulations globally, in over 30+ countries.  In his career span of 26 years which includes about 9 years at Tata Steel, he was associated in various capacities with a diverse set of enterprise functions such as Quality Management, Manufacturing, Risk Management and Governance for Information Security, Business Continuity, Intellectual Property and Security Incident Management, apart from Data Privacy.
Srinivas has been playing active role in privacy initiatives both in India and international forum.  He is a designated expert in the Data Privacy working group of ISO’s SC27 committee, involved as one of the key players in shaping up standards on data privacy. In Privacy, his areas of interest are data privacy in IoT, privacy-by-design, balancing privacy & security, data privacy management & governance. He regularly speaks at conferences on data privacy topics.
Srinivas is a B.Tech from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Varanasi, and is CIPP (US) & CIPT.


Contributions by Srinivas Poosarla

  • Evolving Data Protection Governance in Asia
    Speaker at IAPP Asia Privacy Forum 2019
  • Privacy, Ethics & Innovation
    Speaker at Pune KnowledgeNet: 7 February 2019
  • Privacy and Global Data Protection: Case of India
    Speaker at Bangalore KnowledgeNet: 2 September 2017
  • Privacy - Redefined in the Modern World, Myths on Privacy and Evolving Cybercrimes
    Speaker at Bangalore KnowledgeNet: September 24, 2016
  • Member of Asia Advisory Board 2016 - 2018
  • Privacy, Data Protection & Cybersecurity
    Speaker at Bangalore, India KnowledgeNet: September 23, 2015