chief security officer (CSO) is an organization’s most senior executive accountable for the development and oversight of policies and programs intended for the mitigation and/or reduction of compliance, operational, strategic, financial and reputational security risk strategies relating to the protection of people, intellectual assets and tangible property.

Here is a list of CSOs who have created an impact in their field.

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1. SP. Singh
2. Col. Raj Singh
3. Preet Paramjit Singh
4. Ajit Menon
5. Yash Pal Sharma
6. Lalit Kumar Kapoor
7. Kishan Kendre
8. JJ Dominic
9. Abhishek Sharma
10. Yudhistir Sangram  

SP. Singh

CompanyAxis Bank


SP Singh is a Commerce and Law graduate and working for the security department for the last 24 years, He has been in investigation and fraud prevention for nearly 13 years, 8 years with the Airport Security, for Security of Air Cargo Complex and assisting in development and Security of the New Mumbai Airport Terminal 2, and now with Axis Bank as Head of Security Operations Pan India.

He is a BCAS-certified Crisis Manager, Instructor, and Passenger Profiler, is also a stark investigator.

Col. Raj Singh

CompanyMaruti Suzuki India Ltd


Col. Raj Singh is an incisive & dynamic leader with over 20 years of service with the Indian Army. Overall 29 years of proven track record in Strategic & Innovative planning, Implementation & management of change, Security & Risk Management, Leading teams with exceptional results, and Consistent high-level performance.

Preet Paramjit Singh

CompanyAvenue Supermarts Ltd


Preet Paramjit Singh is a leader with experience specializing in various domains of Cyber Security and a clear customer & business focus. Have helped my customers drive transformational initiatives within their Enterprises to improve the Enterprise Cyber Resilience posture with clear measured outcomes.


CompanyTata Consultancy Services


Ajit Menon is a Chief Security Officer at TCS-an Indian multinational information technology services and consulting company with its headquarters in Mumbai. It is a part of the Tata Group and operates in 150 locations across 46 countries. In July 2022, it was reported that TCS had over 600,000 employees worldwide.

Yash Pal Sharma

Company- Nestlé


Yash Pal Sharma is an astute, result-oriented, possessing excellent communication, man management, and interpersonal skills, security and risk management practitioner with over 23 years (+) of diverse & dedicated experience in National Security (Ex-Commissioned Officer, Indian Army), Corporate Security, Loss Prevention and Risk Management; exposure and experience in Brand protection, Business Continuity Management, Governmental Affairs, and Liaison, Security threat awareness and training, intelligence and investigation issues including Digital forensics (Collection, Collation, Analysis, and Dissemination).

Lalit Kumar Kapoor

Company- Jindal Steel & Power Ltd.


Lalit Kumar Kapoor is presently working with Jindal Steel & Pvt Ltd Raigarh Security & Admin Head. He is the Director of Security coy. Previously with Abhijeet group at Vizag & GMR Hyderabad International Airport as General Manager – Security & Administration. Overseeing the Airport security at Hyderabad.
He possesses around 32 years of extensive experience in Strategic & Countermeasure Planning, Vulnerability Assessment, Risk Management, Operations Management, Liaison & Coordination, Team Building, and Leadership. Having rich experiences in Industrial security.

 Kishan Kendre

Company- Sun Pharma


Kishan Kendre is the Global Head – Information Security at Sun Pharma. He has  15+ years of experience in Architecting/Implementing/Supporting all kinds of Information security Technology solutions.

 JJ Dominic

Company–  Titan Company Limited


JJ Dominic is Head of Admin & Security at Titan Company Limited. He is an Experienced Loss prevention & Administration professional, with a demonstrated history of working in the precious material industry. Counter-terrorist and protective services professional, skilled in Crisis Management, Intelligence Analysis, Operations Management & Emergency Management.

 Abhishek Sharma

CompanyTATA Steel


Abhishek Sharma is Head of Security at TATA Steel Ltd. Having diverse experience of more than seventeen years in TATA Steel, in the field of Security, Gen. Administration, Hospital Administration, and Project Management. I am a postgraduate from XLRI Jamshedpur.

 Yudhistir Sangram

CompanyAdani Group


Yudhistir Sangram is a Chief Security Officer at APSEZ and Logistics, Adani Group.

He has a Military professional with 22 years of experience in leading teams to accomplish ambitious goals. Expertise in Counterterrorism, Personal Protection, Risk Analysis, and Leadership and Training. Adept at supply chain management, budgeting, and cost control. Capable of handling deadline-oriented and multiple time-critical tasks. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.