Santosh Basker

Global Head of Strategic Planning - Information & Cyber Security / Standard Chartered Bank

Santosh Basker has a stupendous track record of 20 years in Technology, IT, Cyber Security, Digital Transformation, Banking and Operations. In his current role, Mr. Santosh, is the Group Head of Strategic Planning for Cyber Security in COO office at Standard Chartered. In the past Mr. Santosh held several senior roles in both Country and Group within Standard Chartered in several countries such as Head of Digital Transformation, Head of Investments, Programme Director in different business and functions like Finance, Retail, Operations, Infrastructure, Wealth Management etc.

Mr. Santosh has also been an active member in the Digital eco-system and has been judge and sponsor for the best Fintech solution contest – NUS BIZIT festival 2017, Singapore, as well as a writer for article on ‘Fintech vs Banks’ in CIO Advisor magazine – published in December 2017 (Digital Magazine Link). He holds M.SC in Information Technology and B.B.A specialising in Business Management.

In his leisure time he loves playing Golf, spending time with his family and training his Golden Retriever