Karthik Ram

Vice President in TechRisk Advisory

Goldman Sachs

Karthik is a Vice President in TechRisk Advisory with Goldman Sachs and specializes in developing and maturing cybersecurity programs and architecture in the cloud. Karthik delivers governance strategies and security controls to emerging technologies and business solutions in the cloud.  Karthik has worn many hats throughout his career, including network architect, developer, devops engineer, architect, pen-tester, writer, and strategist. As a result, Karthik sees the big picture and implements programs to improve cloud security portfolio. Karthik drives all aspects of the security program, such as design reviews, risk assessments, threat modeling, code review, and Penetration testing. An advocate of benefits that cloud-native technologies such as containers and serverless brings to an enterprise and rapidly prove state-of-the-art business solutions. Karthik is a thought leader in Cloud-native security space, frequent writer to company magazines, and presenter at conferences.