Solving your #1 security risk with DWF
Hear from DWF's Partner Stewart Room and Egress' Chief Product Officer Sudeep Venkatesh, as they discuss the email-borne threats organisations face, why and how people put sensitive data at risk, and how machine learning can prevent email data breaches and protect shared data.
What is covered on this session?
- Learn why email is the biggest data security risk in your organisation
- Understand how large-scale remote working amplified this rise
- Hear about the limitations of legacy static technologies to prevent email data breaches
- Understand the role machine learning plays in making email safe
Stewart Room, Partner at DWF
Stewart is a dual-qualified barrister and solicitor with nearly 30 years' experience. Since 2001 he has practised exclusively in the fields of Data Protection, Privacy and Cyber Security, most recently as the global leader of the legal services business in a Big 4 accountancy firm and the joint global leader of the multi-disciplinary data protection business. He is recognised by the legal directories as one of the country’s leading lawyers in these areas, having acted in many high-profile cases and written or co-authored a number of influential textbooks.
In 2017 he was invited to give evidence to Parliament on the impact of the EU data protection regime on Brexit. He is also a past winner of the Financial Times Legal Innovator of the Year award, co-founder of The Cyber Security Challenge UK and President of the National Association of Data Protection Officers.
Sudeep Venkatesh, Chief Product Officer at Egress
Sudeep Venkatesh is a noted expert on data protection, bringing two decades of industry and technology experience in this area. His expertise spans the protection of data in both structured and unstructured data ecosystems, with an emphasis on solving real-world business problems through encryption, authentication and key management. He has an in-depth understanding of regulatory compliance standards, including the EU GDPR, PCI and NYDFS, etc. Sudeep has worked on numerous data security projects with Fortune 500 firms in the US, the UK and globally.
At Egress, Sudeep works as Chief Product Officer with responsibility for product strategy, product management and the delivery of pre and post-sales technical services to customers. Prior to this, he was the Global Head of Pre-sales for the Data Security division of Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE), leading a global team of Sales Engineers. Sudeep joined HPE through its acquisition of Voltage Security, where he was part of the executive team.