Krishna Rajagopal | AKATI Sekurity Cybersecurity Mentor

Additional Info

Job title of nominated professional (or team name)CEO and Director of AKATI Sekurity
Company (where nominated professional or team is working)AKATI SEKURITY SINGAPORE PTE LTD
Company size (employees)100 to 499
Headquarters RegionAsia


Krishna Rajagopal’s expertise in the field of cybersecurity, spanning two decades, has earned him renown as an esteemed and sought-after speaker. His contributions to Malaysian Civil Service through the design, planning and organization of training for the Generic Office Environment and Business Process Re-engineering projects, propelled him to become the CEO of his own cybersecurity consultancy, AKATI Sekurity, a company that is now listed as the 6th best MSSP in the world.

Krishna’s globe-trotting engagements have included appearances at conferences in South America for over 1,000 attendees, providing sessions on ethical hacking and computer forensics, and invitations from the USA Pacific Command to conduct trainings. Additionally, he has partaken in television interviews and press releases, from BFM 89.9 in Malaysia, TV3, NET2 in Africa, and Northern Asia, discussing computer forensics, IT security, and related topics.

To date, Krishna has provided over 300 cyber security trainings to his credit.



1. Seasoned and Experienced Trainer : Krishna, an experienced and well-renowned trainer, has earned a reputation as a distinguished and popular speaker from the presentations he has delivered at events around the globe. In 2012, he was invited by the USA Pacific Command to conduct trainings, and has since then travelled to five continents to share his expertise and provide his services. His appearances and interviews on Computer Forensics, IT Security and other related issues have also been featured on numerous television networks and press releases. With over 300 cyber security trainings conducted during his entire career, Krishna continues to be a sought-after speaker and trainer.

2. Extensive expertise in cyber digital forensics : Krishna's expertise in Cyber Digital Forensics is globally recognised; from assisting Police Forces with security measures, to setting up a customised mobile forensic station investigation methodology and a forensic investigation unit and lab, the North American and South East Asian nations respectively, he has successfully delivered distinct cyber-security consultation with his in-depth knowledge and experience in Incident Response and Digital Forensics. He is accredited as a specialist in the successful computer forensic investigation and prosecution of hackers, fraudsters and those involved in cybercrime, with proficiency in analysing computer documents, e-mails and data files.

3. Commendable technical expertise in operational security : Krishna has extensive technical experience in operational security, having led a team to successfully conduct over 500 Penetration Tests and Red Team exercises with a 100% success rate. He is responsible for developing and maintaining Information Security standards, and has been appointed as an expert witness to assist law enforcement bodies such as the Interpol. Additionally, he has provided Project Management, Customer Relationship Management, Penetration Testing, Computer Forensics and other consulting services for public and private-sector clients.