Capt Rajesh Pillai has more than 18 years of experience in the field of Physical Security, Vigilance and Business Intelligence, Security Engineering, Fraud Control and Investigations, Business Continuity Management Systems as well as Risk Management and Strategy.
Having honourably served in an Infantry Battalion of the Indian Army as a commissioned officer and being actively involved at highly sensitive counter insurgency and border areas, he moved on to the Corporate sector in 2006. Since then, he was served with large Indian and MNC organisations in highly complex work environments. With an extensive and hands-on work experience of Telecom, Airport Operations, Hospitality alongside other business lines, he carries with him a unique business level understanding in mitigating risks across organisations and across all verticals. Technically sound and with an inherent flair to improve processes and procedures by co-opting technology driven initiatives, he has the unique ability to bridge the strategic business requirements with a fool proof execution of the risk management systems. He is also well acquainted with strategic finance and procurement strategies alongside a wide array of knowledge across business lines. Being an avid reader and researcher, he has extensive and specialized exposures to the physical security landscape, geo-political landscape, fraud control and investigations, security engineering and audits, business continuity as well as cyber forensics in his repertoire. He is an International Crime Prevention Specialist from International Society of Crime Prevention Practitioners, USA, a Certified Lead Auditor in ISO 22301:2012 Business Continuity Management Systems and a Lead Implementer in ISO 31000 (Risk Management) alongside various other specialised degrees in software development, cyber security and business management.