15-17 November 2022 | Toledo, Spain

Nithya Rachamadugu

VP Cybersecurity Certification, DEKRA

Nithya Rachamadugu

VP Cybersecurity Certification, DEKRA

Biography

Program Committee Member.  Ms. Rachamadugu is the VP of Cybersecurity certification and Laboratory Director at DEKRA Certification, Inc. Her responsibilities include leading the FIPS 140 and Common Criteria groups which currently are NVLAP candidate labs for certification under NIST and NIAP. In her previous role, as the Senior Director at one of the earliest labs, she led multiple accredited labs: FIPS 140 and Common Criteria in US, Canada and Turkey. She is a seasoned 140-2 tester and a Common Criteria evaluator also.  She conducts customer trainings and pre-assessment workshops internationally. She is also a Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification [CMMC] Provisional Assessor (PA) and Registered Practitioner (RP). Ms. Rachamadugu is a steering committee member of the Cryptographic Module User Forum. Ms. Rachamdugu is a regular speaker, panel and track moderator at the International Cryptographic Module Conferences [ICMC] and International Common Criteria Conference [ICCC] and a long-standing program committee member of both ICMC and ICCC.