Mr. LaxmiNarayan Sahu: New CISO at MSE India

At CXO Junction, we take great pride in acknowledging exceptional leaders and professionals who are significantly influencing their respective industries. Today, we extend our heartfelt congratulations to Mr. LaxmiNarayan Sahu on his recent appointment as the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) & Vice President – Technology at the Metropolitan Stock Exchange of India Ltd (MSE). With an illustrious career spanning two decades, Mr. Sahu is a leading expert in the IT domain, and we are thrilled to celebrate his achievements.

About LaxmiNarayan Sahu:

With over 20 years of experience in the IT domain and a track record of excellence, Mr. Sahu stands as a true testament to dedication and expertise. His remarkable achievements have earned him prestigious awards and recognition, including the CSO100 award and the title of Eminent CIO of India 2023. Mr. Sahu is certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) and Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), reflecting his unwavering commitment to excellence in the field. Mr. Sahu’s expertise extends to various critical areas, encompassing business continuity planning, security audits, and IT risk management. He previously served as the CISO at Microscan Communications Pvt Ltd.

About the Metropolitan Stock Exchange (MSE):

MSE is one of India’s leading stock exchanges, recognized and regulated by the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) and endorsed as a “recognized stock exchange” by the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India. Since its inception, MSE has played a pivotal role in shaping India’s financial landscape. Under the leadership of Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, Ms. Latika S Kundu, MSE has continually evolved, introducing innovative segments like Currency Derivatives (CD) in 2008, Capital Market Segment, Futures & Options Segment, and the influential ‘SX40’ index in 2013. ‘SX40’ comprises 40 large-cap liquid stocks, reflecting the diversity of India’s economy and significantly impacting the nation’s stock market. In this dynamic environment, CXOs can glean valuable lessons in adaptability and innovation.

Mr. LaxmiNarayan Sahu’s appointment as the CISO & Vice president technology at the Metropolitan Stock Exchange is a testament to his outstanding abilities and leadership in the IT and cybersecurity domain. His contributions are sure to bolster MSE’s commitment to providing a secure and efficient trading platform for investors across India. We wish Mr. Sahu continued success and look forward to witnessing the positive impact he will undoubtedly make in his new role. At CXO Junction, we remain dedicated to celebrating and showcasing the achievements of remarkable professionals like Mr. Sahu who inspire us all to reach new heights. Stay tuned for more insights and success stories to empower CXOs on their journey to excellence.


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