Episode 6
Preserving Privacy in the Global Information Economy: A Spotlight Series on Digital Identity

Kunal Anand on Leveraging Technology to Build Tools for Trust

Kunal Anand

The sixth episode of ‘Identikit Sequent X’ brings host Michelle Dennedy and Kunal Anand, Chief Technology Officer at Imperva and former Worldwide Director of Technology at BBC together to examine how technology can be designed and applied to deliver trust, transparency and consent into our post-surveillance economy.

Kunal Anand is the Chief Technology Officer of Imperva, a San Mateo based enterprise security technology company that serves over 6,200 customers world-wide; including seven of the top ten US commercial banks.

Previously, he served as the Director of Technology at the BBC Worldwide, overseeing engineering and operations across the company’s global Digital Entertainment and Gaming initiatives. Kunal also has several years of experience leading security, data and engineering at Gravity, MySpace and NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

His work has been featured in Wired Magazine and Fast Company and he continues to develop the patented security technologies that powers both Imperva and Prevoty’s; a company he co-founded; core products.

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Michelle Dennedy

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SmarterMarkets™ brings together the icons and entrepreneurs of technology, commodities and finance to examine how market systems can be redesigned and improved to address the most important challenges of our time.