Valmiki (Val) Mukherjee

Founder & Chairman, Cyber Future Foundation


Val Mukherjee, CISSP, CRISC

Founder & Chairman, Cyber Future Foundation

Chairman, Cloud Security Alliance NT

Managing Director, Oil & Gas Sector Cybersecurity Leader for Americas, EY

Valmiki (Val) Mukherjee is a world-renowned executive leader in cybersecurity. He is a serial entrepreneur, executive advisor, and cyber diplomat. He is the go to industry professional for world leaders in both public and private sector for trusted advise on leadership decisions around cybersecurity.

Val is the Founder & Chairman of Cyber Future Foundation, and Convener of the Davos Cyber Future Dialogue. He currently works as a Managing Director at EY and serves as the Oil & Gas Sector Cybersecurity Leader for Americas region.

Val is considered as an original thought leader in the domain of Cyber Peace and in 2014 established the Cyber Peace Alliance, a global think/do tank of cybersecurity and policy experts advancing the concept of a secure and trusted Cyberspace. Val founded the Cyber Future Foundation and its Constituents including the Cyber Peace Alliance to take the initiative forward.

Val is known for his Commitment to the information security professional community and is constantly engaged as a leader and contributor within many standards initiatives, leadership platforms and expert forums. He has authored many best practices and guidance in cyber, which has been adopted by NIST and ISO in various forms. Val is also one of the authors of directions for future of digital commerce inputs to the NIST Cyber Commission. Val is a member of Information Sharing and Analysis Organization Standards Organization – Security and Privacy Work Group. He is also curator for the International Inter Agency Law Enforcement Community Public Private Partnership Forum and the International Center for Arbitration and Mediation at CFF.