Rahul Sharma


The Perspective

Rahul is Founder – The Perspective™ working in Technology Policy, Cyber Security, Privacy & Cyber Insurance space. He is also working with International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) as Country Leader- India. He is involved with Asian Business Law Institute (ABLI, Supreme Court of Singapore) on their ‘Data Protection Legal Framework in Asia-Pacific’ project, and a member of Asia Privacy Scholar Network. He has over 9 years of experience in Cyber Security, Cyber Policy and Data Protection space, and works with a range of stakeholder locally and globally to address the challenges in the evolving cyber ecosystem & value add as a Trusted Advisor.

Rahul is a member of Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) ‘National Task Force on Cyber Security & Privacy’. In his past role, Rahul has worked with Data Security Council of India (DSCI), part of NASSCOM, for over 6 years, where he anchored DSCI’s Policy, Privacy & Standards initiative. Through BIS, he represents India in ISO SC27 Security Working Groups. He has authored a few articles in print and electronic media and is a passionate speaker. 

Previously, he worked as a senior security analyst with HCL Technologies and as a telecom engineer with Nokia Siemens Network. Rahul is fellow with a) International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP 2018)- US Department of State b) Global Governance Futures 2027 (GGF2027) – Global Public Policy Institute (GPPi) & c) ICANN. He holds Engineering degree in Electronics and Communication from Indraprastha University in New Delhi. 



Contributions by Rahul Sharma