Global Head - Information Security for APAC, Yum Brands
Sakshi is currently working as Global Head - Information Security for Asia Pacific region at Yum Brands. At Yum, she steers cross-geographical leadership in enterprise cyber security, risk and governance. She brought in to institute strategic information security function and got promoted to spearhead APAC region. She defined strategic direction for protection of information assets for distributed footprint of over 15,000 restaurants in more than 30 countries across brands - Pizza Hut, KFC and Taco Bell. With a rich and varied experience of 2 decades in life insurance and retail sectors, her previous roles include that of Head Internal Assurance and Risk Management at Max Life Insurance Co. and also at Aviva Life Insurance Co. She has a post graduate certification in Risk Management from ICFAI and has completed Senior Leadership Development programs at Indian School of Business, Hyderabad and XLRI, Jamshedpur. She’s passionate about connecting strategy to action and translating it into “reality” for the organization.
Global Head – Information Security for APAC, Yum Brands