Vikas Yadav has joined Nykaa as CISO. Immediately prior to this, he was CISO at Max Life Insurance Co. Earlier, he was associated with the Govt. of India in the capacity of Head - IT & Cyber Security. He was also the CISO (IT & Telecom) at the Corps of Signals, Indian Army where he initially started as the Manager - Telecommunication, IT & Cyber Security.
Yadav completed his MTech in Computer Science & Engineering from IIT - Kharagpur, BTech in Telecommunications & IT from Military College of Telecommunication Engineering and BSc in Computer Science from National Defense Academy. He has certifications in CISSP from (ISC)2, CCSK from Cloud Security Alliance, CISM from ISACA and PMP from PMI.