Vice President Cyber Security & Technology RiskLoblaw Company Ltd.
Vivek Khindria, Vice President Cyber Security & Technology Risk, Loblaw Company Limited, CISSP, CISM, BSc. At LCL Vivek leads the cyber security and technology risk program for one of the largest businesses ($50B) in Canada, largest loyalty program, and business services that span across retail, pharmacy, beauty, healthcare, banking, telecom, travel, and insurance.
Vivek experience across a number of sectors, 9 years University/Research environment, 15 years in Financial Services, 6 years in Telecommunications, and currently leading Security and Risk in one of the largest businesses in Canada LCL, which includes over 22 brands, 200K employees across retail, financial services, health and pharmacy, beauty and ecommerce.
Vivek’s experience includes development and implementation of trading floor systems, SOX and PCI-DSS compliance programs, information security benchmarking, Cyber strategies, securing software development, big data analytics for security, project and supplier assurance, web assurance and control frameworks, security standards, security testing, and securing mobile networks, infrastructure and devices.
Vivek was a significant contributor to the creation of the not-for-profit Canadian Cyber Threat Exchange (CCTX.ca) to help business in Canada more easily share information security relate threat information and best practices. Vivek is the elected representative for Canada on the Information Security Forum executive council, which is a member driven global organization comprised of Fortune 500 companies.