Within the perpetually transforming sphere of technology and cybersecurity, it’s rare for a person’s influence to be so deeply felt, particularly when their role primarily occurs behind the scenes. Ravinder (Ravi) Sabhikhi, a Compliance Security Consultant (CSC) for Trust Your Supplier (TYS), is one such individual. Having maintained the company’s SOC compliance with no exceptions for three consecutive years, Ravi’s dedication and expertise have been instrumental in ensuring the highest security and data privacy standards for Trust Your Supplier’s clients.
Being awarded Employee of the Month at Trust Your Supplier in June 2023 highlights Ravi’s impressive repertoire of extensive experience and diverse skillset. His expertise has been refined through an illustrious background in cloud solutions, IoT solutions, advanced analytics, system solutions application deployment, technology planning, business development, and more across prominent organizations.
Ravi’s journey began when he moved from India to the United States after high school, with limited English skills. Despite the challenges he faced, Ravi persevered with the support of exceptional mentors and a remarkable work ethic. He pursued his education while working in the evenings, ultimately obtaining an undergraduate degree in computer science, a master’s in computer studies, and an MBA—all while employed. His determination and hard work allowed him to realize his own American Dream.
During his tenure as a Distinguished Engineer at IBM, Ravi collaborated with industry leaders on the strategy, architecture, and development of cutting-edge solutions using state-of-the-art technology. His significant contributions to both the company and the industry are evident, as are his multiple patents that demonstrate his credibility and expertise.
At Tata Consultancy Services, Ravi served as the Innovation Lead in the pharmaceutical industry, where he analyzed emerging technologies and trends to enhance operational efficiency and reduce costs. As the Vice President of Sales and Channel Strategy, he revitalized sales with a focus on the banking and financial sectors, further showcasing his ability to deliver results and create a business impact for customers.
Ravi’s international experience is equally impressive, having worked with clients worldwide and demonstrating a keen understanding of diverse cultural communication. This global exposure has undoubtedly contributed to his proven track record in relationship-building and problem-solving.
Under Ravi’s vigilant supervision, Trust Your Supplier has consistently completed the TYPE 2 SOC 1 and TYPE 2 SOC 2 audits without exceptions, reflecting our unwavering commitment to client information security and data privacy. This annual accomplishment serves as evidence of the rigorous standards and initiatives that make TYS a dependable partner to our clients.
Ravi’s expertise in security is further emphasized by his understanding of the intrinsic link between blockchain technology and security. A secure environment and comprehensive training have become ingrained in TYS’s DNA, ensuring the highest level of protection for their clients’ data.
Outside of his professional life, Ravi cherishes time with his family, including his wife of 44 years (!), two children, and various hobbies such as walking, exercising, and playing racquetball. His positive attitude and dedication to his work make every day enjoyable as he collaborates with nearly every department within the company on various projects and activities.
With Ravi continuing to excel in his role, TYS clients can rest assured that their sensitive data is in the hands of a skilled and dedicated professional committed to upholding the highest security and compliance standards.
To learn more about Trust Your Supplier’s dedication to data security and ongoing commitment to SOC compliance, visit https://trustyoursupplier.com/resources/data-security/.