Dr. Rakesh M Goyal
Sysman Computers P Ltd.
Dr. Rakesh M Goyal is perpetual student of Information Security and some more subjects.
Dr. Rakesh M Goyal is the Managing Director of Sysman Computers P Ltd., Mumbai (www.sysman.in), a CERT-In and CCA empanelled cyber security audit organisation; and Director-General of Centre for Research & Prevention of Computer Crimes, India (CRPCC).
He is engaged in IS Security, IS Audit, Privacy and Cyber Forensics since 1991.
He has authored 6 books, first one titled “Computer Crimes” was published in 1993. He has also authored over 50 papers/articles on IT Security, some of these are discussed in national/international conferences. He was awarded the Young Consultant Award for 1990 by CDC/Govt. of India. He has 6 patents / copyright in his name.
He is guest faculty at various institutes including IIMs/IITs. He is a regular speaker at domestic and international seminars and conferences.
He has been member of some government committees relating to IT Act and chaired some technical / audit committees; expert committees regarding IS Security, IT Act and PKI. Currently, he is member of Steering Committee if ISEA Project of Ministry of IT, Govt. of India.
He was Secretary ISACA Mumbai chapter in early 2000s and National Secretary of Institute of Management Consultants of India (IMCI). He is currently Global Vice President of IIM-Bangalore Alumni Association. He is member of board of studies for Cyber Security courses at SBP Pune University.
He is an Engineering Graduate (1975) from IE with Gold Medal; an MBA (1982) from I.I.M.- Bangalore with Gold Medal; PhD in Information Security; and passed CISA exam in 1997 with 96% percentile. He also holds certifications - Chartered Engineer, CISA, CISM, CCCI, CMC and CFE.
In his 44 years of career, he has done over 4200 IT Security assignments including Audit, GRC, Consulting and Forensics assignments, 150 software projects assignments and created two large software products.
He also holds a First Degree Black Belt in Karate, Diploma in Acupressure Therapy and Certified as Trained Yoga Teacher.