Aannaaand Deshpande is a Privacy Professional with Master’s degree in Information Technology & Privacy Law. Currently, Aannaaand is working as a Privacy Counsel for APAC regions and has worked as Data Protection Officer (DPO) for Cognizant-Singapore. As a part of his DPO role, he has dealt with various Data Protection Authorities of APAC countries. Aannaaand is an ex-HCLite. Aannaaand has more than 11 years of experience in terms of privacy and audits, and specializes in information security awareness, security policies and procedures, Governance, Risk & Compliance for an organization.