Anand Manoharan leads Avanade’s Security Practice in Growth Markets (Asia Pacific and Latin America), responsible for establishing the strategy, growth guidance and direction for these markets. In his role, Anand works with Microsoft Security and partners to evangelize clients’ cybersecurity posture and drive security awareness. Anand is specialized in the domain areas of Threat Intelligence, Security Operations Centre and Managed Security Services. He works with clients directly to build cybersecurity strategies and transformation roadmaps on Digital Identity, Cyber Defense, Application Security, Managed Security Services in Customer Experience and Analytics, Journey to Cloud and Modernization Application initiatives. Anand has assumed a variety of leadership roles in his career, including Practice Development, Strategy and Advisory Services.