Author Archives: Shivam Satnani

About Shivam Satnani

Shivam started his career with Data Security Council of India (DSCI) as a Senior Analyst. Presently in his role, he is engaged in various aspects and emerging issues in the area of Data Security and Privacy and currently, he is part of various projects viz-a-viz e-Security Index, Technology Forecasting , DSCI Certified Privacy Professional (DCPP©) certification and Excellence Awards. He is also one of the trainers for DSCI Certified Privacy Lead Assessor (DCPLA©) certification program. Along with these, he has also worked on various papers such as Data Privacy in Indian Banking Industry and is currently working on various policy matters related with data encryption standards, cyber insurance, cyber security, skill development, etc.
He holds certifications like BCMS Implementation: ISO 22301:2012, ITIL V3 Foundation, Frameworx and Business Process Framework (eTOM) Foundation level by tmforum. Shivam completed his Masters in Telecom Management from Symbiosis Institute of Telecom Management (SITM), Pune with Systems and Finance as specialization.

EU GDPR bearing on Indian Outsourcing Industry – Part 1

Globalization, evolving data lifecycle, criticality of data and technology advancements has brought forth new challenges and risks including those related to privacy protection. With Industrialization 4.0, Internet of Things (IoT),… Read more »

The European Court of Justice Declares the Commission’s US Safe Harbour Decision as Invalid

An imperative question that arises here, is the meaning of the ruling for US organizations? And how does this impact Indian organizations, especially the outsourcing Industry? Let’s attempt to understand the overall scenario which begins from discussing the very root cause, it’s origin and then how has it escalated to European Court of Justice (ECJ) which forced it to come out with such ruling.