Sanjay Deo is President and Founder of 24By7Security, Inc., which specializes in Cybersecurity and Compliance services. The firm’s mission is to assist clients in building a defensible platform in the face of rising cybersecurity incidents and increased regulation and legal action. Clients represent the healthcare, financial services, media and entertainment, travel and cruise, industrial and government sectors.
Relied upon by Board members and C-level executives for his expertise in cybersecurity and compliance, Sanjay also acts as "Breach Coach" when necessary and has negotiated on behalf of his clients in order to recover ransomed data.
In his role as President, Sanjay is responsible for strategic business planning, corporate growth, and business development for his firm. In addition to security risk assessment services, which form the foundation of robust cybersecurity and compliance programs, the company provides documentation services, training, incident response assistance, and client user education through webinars, white papers, and ebooks.
Sanjay serves on the Board of the South Florida CIO Council and Co-Chairs the South Florida CISO Forum. He is a member of the HIMSS Privacy and Security Committee dedicated to risk assessment in the healthcare industry, and is active in the South Florida InfraGard Alliance, serving as Chief of the Information Technology sector.
Sanjay holds a Masters in Computer Science from Texas A&M University and is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Healthcare Information Security and Privacy Practitioner (HCISPP), Certified Information Security Auditor (CISA) and a PCI Qualified Security Assessor (QSA). He is a frequent speaker on IT governance and cybersecurity at area events and national conferences.