Anuj was instrumental in the formation of IMPACT after the initiative was announced in 2006. He was appointed as the Director of Global Response Centre of IMPACT in the beginning of 2008 and as the Chief Operating Officer in 2013. An award winning cybersecurity advocate, Anuj has more than 20 years of experience in information technology and more than a decade in cybersecurity.
At IMPACT, Anuj is responsible for the design and development of service offerings for IMPACT’s partner countries. He works closely with various industry partners as well as the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) in offering comprehensive cybersecurity services to partner countries.He also plays an important role in developing the overall technology strategies, engineering and research activities at IMPACT, as well as overseeing the organisation’s technical division and Global Response Centre. Under Anuj’s leadership, IMPACT’s services have consistently achieved appreciation and numerous accolades.
Anuj started his career as a quality assurance professional and then moved on to software development for a large solution provider. He managed several noteworthy software and IT infrastructure projects before moving on to become product manager responsible for core product development and services delivery for a managed security services provider. He holds a Bachelors Degree in Commerce and Post Graduate qualifications in Systems Management.