Sampathkumar Ranganathan is a domain expert with TCS’ Banking and Financial Services (BFS) unit. With 20 years of experience in the areas of networking, databases, data architecture, Sampath works with TCS’ BFS clients in the US, Europe, and Asia on technology and implementation for data security. Currently, he takes care of cloud compliance for the TCS Enterprise Cloud, where he analyzes risk and compliance trends, designs and implements required controls, and works with third-party certifying authorities on control effectiveness assessments. He has a Master’s degree in Software Systems from the Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani, Rajasthan, India, and has a Master’s degree in Communication Engineering from Nanyang Technology University (NTU), Singapore. He also has a CISSP certification from (ISC)².