Following are the winners in different categories in the Corporate segment. Congratulations to the winners !!
Category 1: DSCI Excellence Award for Security in Organization
Quote by Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd :
Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd. (KMBL) places great emphasis on Information Security. The prestigious DSCI award is a testimony of the high security standards practiced by the bank. DSCI follows a rigorous evaluation process conducted by experts in the field. This award is recognition of the trust our customers place on us. The award is also a morale booster for the Information Security team as we continue to focus and enhance the security posture of the Bank.
Quote by Bharti Airtel Ltd :
Given that Airtel is India’s largest telecom service provider, information security is paramount and central to whatever we do. We therefore continuously strive to maintain an exceptional level across our security services – be it people, platform or processes and constantly innovate with an aim to offer product differentiators that safeguard all customer needs. On behalf of the entire team at Airtel who are the driving force for this commendable feat, we thank DSCI for this recognition as the Security Organization of the Year in the Telecom category.
Quote by UIDAI :
The DSCI Excellence Award has put us on a firm pedestal when it comes to thought leadership in information security. From an e-Governance standpoint, for a project as unique and expansive as UIDAI, the award confirms our credentials as a tireless innovator leading path-breaking solutions in the information security governance lifecycle. It also aptly highlighted the trials and tribulations, the blood, sweat and toil that went in making this project of massive scale a success, the streak of technocratic entrepreneurship leveraging the best of public-private partnership. We are grateful to DSCI for that!
Quote by Make My Trip India Pvt. Ltd :
We are delighted to be recognized for our efforts towards securing the data and privacy of our customers. Being among India’s pioneering eCommerce companies and the largest OTA, MakeMyTrip has been privileged to serve millions of customers. Our focus on website and information security drove our initial efforts to evangelize eCommerce in India. Customer information is our most critical information asset. We have invested heavily in strengthening our overall security posture and tremendously value the recognition of our efforts through this Award. MakeMyTrip has also led innovation in the domain of security in e-commerce and we look forward to partnering with like-minded folks to contribute to industry-leading enhancements.
Quote by Tata Consultancy Services Ltd :
We are humbled by this recognition. TCS is committed to ensuring security of its services offered to its customers across all markets and industries. We have been working closely with DSCI in adopting some of the Industry best practices. It is encouraging to see DSCI’s effort in changing the perception of India from a security and data privacy viewpoint.
Quote by Broadridge:
We are pleased to receive the DSCI Excellence award for second consecutive year in IT SME category. This award demonstrates our security practices and controls put in place to protect data. We thank DSCI for recognising our efforts in maintaining high standard security posture in our organization.
Quote by WNS Global Service (P) Ltd.:
We are proud to receive the DSCI Excellence award for Security in BPM and look up to this achievement as a testimonial of our robust and mature information security controls and practices in our organisation
Quote by VFS Global Services Pvt. Ltd. :
VFS Global has implemented an enterprise security framework that helps achieve compliance with vast array of client requirements on data security & privacy and at the same time comply with different data protection regulations across the globe where VFS Global has its operations. Information security is an integral part of all operational processes involved thereby acting as an enabler of business.
Quote by Reliance Industries Limited :
Cyber security has been very important to us and we make sure that this is considered as part of the design stage of every project that we undertake. Last year as part of our overall business transformation activities we have fortified our cyber security controls and made it global standard and completely aligned to the business. Information Risk Management is now embedded into the business and controls are thus completely business driven. At this point in time this prestigious DSCI ward will certainly increase our momentum and help us sustain the excellence. Being the first winner of this award in the energy sector- we will certainly rise to the expectation and make sure that we contribute to make this cyber space a better place to live in.
Category 2: DSCI Excellence Award for Privacy in Organization
Quote by Infosys Limited :
With the diverse industry verticals & clientele, global workforce & operations and being subjected to data protection regulations from across the world, protection of personal information of clients, employees, and other stakeholders has always been a key focus area for Infosys. Towards this we were one of the first among our peers in the industry, to have created a separate business enabling function on data privacy dedicated to institutionalize the processes and practices on privacy. Winning the DCSI Excellence Award in ‘Data Privacy in Outsourcing Sector’ category, reinforces our belief that Data Privacy for us is not merely a matter of compliance but a business differentiator. We thank DSCI for the award and we are sure it will go a long way in enhancing our credibility and strengthening our clients’ confidence on our data protection capabilities in the engagements we undertake.
Quote by Vodafone India Ltd.:
We are thrilled to receive this recognition for the efforts in implementing safeguards to protect our critical assets and customer information. As an organization we constantly strive to inculcate a security and privacy by design culture. It’s fantastic to be awarded such an honour by DSCI/ Nasscom
Category 3: DSCI Excellence Award to Information Security Product Company
Quote by Data Resolve Technologies Pvt. Ltd.:
DSCI excellence award is going to get Data Resolve more visibility in the govt. sector being an indegenised technology and help us to collaborate with DSCI on data privacy initiatives using our product.
Category 4: DSCI Excellence Award to Security Product of the Year
Quote by Uniken:
This award validates the path breaking nature of REL-ID technology. REL-ID is increasingly being accepted by enterprises as a solution to combat the ever increasing cyber threats. We are delighted to receive this honor from DSCI which has undertaken this phenomenal initiative to recognize the Indian product innovations.
Category 5: Industry Leader
Mr. Burgess Cooper has set an example in the Indian industry on privacy compliance and has positioned privacy as a brand differentiator. Mr. Burgess Cooper has led the organization to be one of the first to adopt DSCI privacy framework and has successfully maintained certification to BS10012 standard.
Quote by Mr. Burgess Cooper :
Greatly honored to be receive this coveted Privacy leader of the Year award. I would like to offer my sincere gratitude to DSCI for this recognition. It is a privilege to get such an award from DSCI which is the focal body on data protection in India. The implementation DSCI privacy framework and DCPLA trainings played a vital role in improving the overall security and privacy posture
Security Leader of the year
Mr. Baljinder Singh has taken major initiatives during last year to enhance the reputation of his organization in the industry and amongst its clients. Some of his initiatives include Information lifecycle management, certification on Business process solutions code of conduct and setup of governance forums and cross functional teams to drive security within the organization.
Quote by Mr. Baljinder Singh :
I am honored to receive this accreditation from NASSCOM-DSCI. This upholds the maturity of security & privacy capabilities, thought leadership and tenacity at EXL Service to safeguard our client’s and our information assets. We will continually innovate and further our charter on transnational industry framework & cyber initiatives in partnership with NASSCOM-DSCI.
Mr. Bharat has taken several initiatives for his organization such as deployment of technology for stronger security posture, PCI DSS recertification, implementation of ISO22301. The organization has achieved 3 certifications under his leadership.
Quote by Mr. Bharat Panchal :
The award is mark of confidence we have created among the entire financial ecosystem for this country. This also shows about commitment to provide safe and secure payment system to the nation.
Mr. Burgess has set an example in the Indian industry on privacy compliance and has positioned privacy as a brand differentiator. Mr. Burgess Cooper has led the organization to be one of the first to adopt DSCI privacy framework and has successfully maintained certification to BS10012 standard.
Quote by Mr. Burgess Cooper :
Greatly honored to be receive this coveted “Security Leader of the Year” award. I would like to offer my sincere gratitude to DSCI for this recognition. It is a privilege to get such an award from DSCI which is the focal body on data protection in India. The implementation DSCI privacy framework and DCPLA trainings played a vital role in improving the overall security and privacy posture.
Mr. Madhu has taken initiatives which have helped the organization to reduce the cost of security while ensuring the objectives are met. He has helped in developing in house security capabilities, has helped in developing a mature security organization and has gone beyond the regular duties to create awareness amongst the kids of the employees of the organization
Quote by Mr. Madhu Kesavaramanujam :
It is an honor to be recognized by DSCI and am happy to receive this “DSCI Excellence Award for Security Leader”. DSCI helps us challenge the status quo and strive for better every year. This is a recognition for Polaris Information Security framework
On this occasion, I would like to thank all the Seniors in Polaris who stood by me through all the good and trying times; who encouraged me to innovate and experiment. I would also like to thank my wonderful team members who supported me in aligning information security with business objectives and for contributing to the business effectively.