Syed Shah, CPP’s Global Head of Data Management & Information Security has been acknowledged for his data security services with a CSO Award. Winners are awarded by CSO Online for their commitment and exceptional work in helping to secure digital transformation initiatives, strengthen security awareness and most recently, efforts to deal with risks on businesses due to Covid-19.

CSO Online has been running awards celebrating the work of CISOs, CSOs, and other cybersecurity professionals for a number of years in the US. With the launch of CSO Online in the UK last year, these awards celebrate the achievements and recognise the UK’s leading CISOs.

Syed who joined CPP in 2019 has been recognised as one of the best security leaders in the industry owing to his collaborative and enabling approach – Syed supports CPP to achieve its business objectives while managing data risks and security accordingly.

Syed CPP

On being awarded Syed said:

‘Winning this award is a special honour. It’s great to be recognised by the wider cyber security community. I would like to thank the fantastic leadership at CPP, my colleagues and my manager for his continued support.

‘Security is something that needs consistent effort, especially at a time when the pandemic presents new risks and challenges. With the support of my colleagues I will remain focussed on protecting the data of our customers, partners and colleagues.’