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AHSAN MIR

CISO, Autodesk

Ahsan Mir is the Chief Information Security Officer(CISO) at Autodesk. He has over 15 years of progressive experience in Information Security strategy and operations. He has significantly and consistently transformed the security direction and capabilities of his employer organizations. His experience resolves around bootstrapping to maturing security programs that implement pragmatic security in line with the business objectives of the company. He has built programs that protect organizational digital assets and services from all aspects of security risks, including Intellectual Property protection, product and business services application and service security, data security and privacy, Incident management, compliance and security assurance. Ahsan is a security practitioner with deep technical and leadership experience. He is comfortable with articulating business risks to the Board of Directors or Executive team or rolling up his shelves to work on Incident Response, red teaming or Security Operations. Ahsan has post graduate degrees in Computer Science and Information Security. He is also a visiting faculty member at Merritt College Oakland, California in a Cybersecurity program.