BDO Canada Appoints Vivek Gupta As National Cybersecurity Practice Leader

July 12, 2019

BDO Canada appoints Vivek Gupta as its National Cybersecurity Practice Leader, a newly created role at the firm.

Over the last year-and-a-half, Vivek has been leading the delivery of controls assurance and IT audit engagements within the BDO Consulting (Risk Advisory Services) practice. With this new role, Vivek will be growing a cybersecurity practice that offers a holistic approach to all aspects of organizational risk ― from cyber-program management, cyber-threat management, and business resilience to managing security operations centers, identity and access management, and data protection and privacy.

As a key service line within the BDO Consulting practice, Vivek’s work will oversee BDO’s cybersecurity service offerings, guide growth and capability development, and manage the client portfolio, with a focus on building BDO’s brand and development/execution of the cybersecurity go-to-market strategy.

Vivek has over 14 years of experience in technology risk management, IT compliance, information security, controls assurance, and cybersecurity consulting. His continued experience and leadership will be valuable as we develop our cybersecurity capabilities ― helping clients manage cyber-risk and operate efficiently in today’s ever-evolving business environment.

For more information about our cybersecurity practice, click on the following link:   

https://www.bdo.ca/en-ca/services/advisory/cybersecurity/overview/