Eastvantage Appoints Balraj Thuppalay as Compliance Director 

Balraj Thuppalay

Compliance professional to ensure adherence to international standards 

Bengaluru, India – March 12, 2024 – Eastvantage, a global managed services provider and outsourcing company, is pleased to announce the appointment of Balraj Thuppalay as its new Compliance Director. 

Balraj Thuppalay brings over 16 years of extensive experience in the IT Audit, Security, and Compliance profession. He has a proven track record of successful delivery in IT Audits, Risk Management, and Compliance projects across various industries in India, the UK, and the USA. 

Reporting directly to Managing Director Joeri Timp, Balraj will play a key role in ensuring compliance with industry standards and regulations, as well as enhancing Eastvantage’s security services for its clients. 

We are excited to have Balraj on board. His expertise and leadership will be instrumental in ensuring compliance with international standards across all our delivery centers and client bases,” said Timp. “Balraj’s appointment underscores our commitment to upholding the highest standards of integrity and excellence.” 

Prior to joining Eastvantage, Balraj served as a Managing Consultant at IBM India Pvt. Ltd., where he functioned as the Global Account Security Manager for National Grid, a large Energy and Utility client in the US and UK. He has also held roles at IBM India Pvt. Ltd., Target India Pvt. Ltd., Crowe Horwath International, Deloitte & Touche, and Oil & Natural Gas Corporation. 

Balraj holds a Master of Science (M.S.) in Information Systems with a minor in Internal Audit from Louisiana State University, USA, and a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Calicut, India. He is also certified in CISM (Certified Information Systems Manager), CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional), and EU GDPR Institute-GDPR Foundation and DPO. 

I am honored to join Eastvantage and excited to work with the team to ensure that our compliance efforts align with international standards and best practices, further enhancing the trust and confidence of our clients,” shared Balraj.  

In addition to his remarkable professional achievements, Balraj is deeply passionate about expanding his knowledge horizons, often immersing himself in the realms of Science and Technology. He values enriching experiences with his family during travel, viewing each journey as an opportunity for both personal growth and cherished moments with loved ones. 

About Eastvantage 
Since 2010, Eastvantage has been creating meaningful work relationships across the globe through premier managed services and outsourcing solutions. It supports businesses in attaining their goals while driving cost reduction and fostering growth and scalability in an ever-changing business landscape. Eastvantage combines operational excellence with cutting-edge technology to deliver desired outcomes. Its diverse team offers unparalleled expertise and deep knowledge 24/7 in 13 languages from its offices in the Philippines, India, Vietnam, Bulgaria, and Morocco. Visit eastvantage.com to discover how Eastvantage can help you succeed. 

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