Kapil Assudani is currently serving as Global Head of Information Security at Edwards Lifesciences. Kapil's responsibilities at Edwards span across enterprise cyber and information security domains along with responsibility for product security for Edwards medical devices. Prior to Edwards, Kapil has worked in leadership role across industry verticals in FORTUNE 100 size companies like big4, a technology giant as well as nation’s largest health insurer and provider systems.
Kapil's 16+ years of diverse information security experience comprises of both builder and breaker aspects of information security both as a technologist and a business leader. His expertise has allowed him to position information security programs to be the ones that generate new lines of revenue, enhance user experience, achieve operational efficiency and simplicity. Kapil sees information security issues to be solved with process and people aspects first , before one applies a cyber technology as a solution