Abhishek Bharti

Director, Cybersecurity & Privacy, PwC

Abhishek is a Senior Director in the Cybersecurity & Privacy Solutions practice at PwC. He assists clients on matters relating to information security, privacy and related compliance requirements. Abhishek has extensive experience helping his clients assess their security & privacy maturity and in leading security and vulnerability assessments including network attack & penetration testing, IT infrastructure assessments, spear phishing as well as business process and regulatory compliance reviews.

Based in New York, NY, Abhishek has rich cross-sector experience in financial services, technology, manufacturing, communications, healthcare, pharmaceutical and industrial products. He specializes in Information Security Strategy, Public-Key Infrastructure, Information Privacy, Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery, IT Compliance, NYDFSPart 500, PCI-DSS, GDPR, Sarbanes Oxley, HITRUST, NAIC Model Law, IT Governance, and Threat & Vulnerability Management. He has designed and overseen the implementation of large global information security projects. Abhishek has assessed control frameworks allowing companies to establish Information Security Management Systems. He has over 16 years of experience and has a Masters in Computer Science. Abhishek regularly speaks on the topics of Cybersecurity and IT Risk Compliance at industry conferences and related events. In the past he has been a speaker at events organized by ISACA, IIA and SIFMA besides numerous internal events organized by PwC.