Rajesh Kumar Viswanathan, CIPP/A, CIPP/E, CIPP/US, CIPM, FIP


Infosys LTD

Group Manager - Privacy & Data Protection

V. Rajesh Kumar is currently in the role of Group Manager, Privacy and Data Protection Office at Infosys Limited.  Rajesh is a law graduate by profession and also certified in the field of privacy and information security. Awarded Fellowship in Information Privacy in 2016 by International Association of Privacy Professionals, US.


Rajesh Kumar held long positions with IAPP (International Association of Privacy Professionals) - Asia Advisory Board during 2017 – 2019 and he was also the founder of Bangalore KnowledgeNet Chapter of IAPP in India and has long held positions of trust. In addition, volunteered with Data Security Council of India, Bangalore Chapter, ISACA and ACFE Bangalore Chapter. 

On the public front, Rajesh Kumar lectures, and conducts seminars, discussions regularly at forums on Big Data, Internet of Things, Privacy, Security and Data Protection.


Contributions by Rajesh Kumar Viswanathan

  • Notes from the Asia-Pacific region, 3 Dec. 2021
    Asia-Pacific Dashboard Digest
  • Privacy Around the World: New SCCs, privacy incident management, and updates
    Speaker at Virtual Hyderabad KnowledgeNet: 19 July 2021
  • Member of Training Advisory Board 2021 - 2022
  • Security, Privacy, and Compliance Lounge
    Speaker at Bangalore KnowledgeNet: 2 March 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
  • Smart Cities of India: Privacy and Security Concerns and Strategies
    Speaker at IAPP Asia Privacy Forum 2017