Corporate Information Security Roundtable

Vineet Bhatia

Responsible for Cybersecurity Operations
The Emirates Group

Vineet is responsible for CyberSecurity Operations at the Emirates Group, an international aviation holding company headquartered in Dubai. His remit includes threat detection, prevention and response for our computing assets across our global offices, data centers, and our public and private clouds. The CSOC provides executives visibility of the cyber posture whilst collaborating across the industry and region with the aim to prevent attacks and strengthen defenses. Prior to joining The Emirates Group in 2014, Vineet was the Head of IT Security and Risk Assurance at Sharjah Islamic Bank since 2007. Vineet holds a master’s degree in Information Assurance from Norwich University; a bachelor’s degree in Electronics Engineering from BITS Pilani and a Business Diploma in Information Services Delivery from the Harvard Business School. Amongst several other certifications, Vineet maintains his GCFA credentials. Vineet is married and resides with his family in Dubai since 1986. He is an avid traveler and desert explorer, and maintains an interest in horology.