Ashish Mehtaharsimran kaur
Vice President - Blockchain and IoT
Ashish Mehta has served as an independent IT& Security Consultant specializing in solving technology issues related to Startups and SMEs in the US, Dubai and India for close to a decade.He has close to two years of blockchain deployment experience.
He serves as Chair of the Blockchain Working Group (WG) for the Non-Profit ;Cloud.Security.Alliance(CSA) and has contributed heavily to the research papers coming out of the Blockchain WG. He is also responsible for coordinating multiple guest presentations & general outreach at the Blockchain WG. Additionally, he serves as IoT security consortium team lead for the CSA IoT Working Group and is also heavily involved in Quantum Computing research efforts.
Ashish is a white hat specializing in researching web vulnerabilities. He has contributed heavily to various open-source projects in the fields of GRC as well as to the OWASP project and has also contributed as a professional blogger for various financial&technology websites as well as serving on multiple technology advisory panels.He holds multiple certifications in the fields of IT & security and also serves as mentor & instructor for Blockchain courses in India.
Ashish holds an M.Sc (Hons) from Columbia University, USA & a B.Tech (Hons) from IIT-Kharagpur, India.
Ashish is handling Cybersecurity & Blockchain at Elocity.