FBCS, MBCI, BS25999 / ISO 22301 Lead Auditor and Technical Expert, CBCP, BCCE, CISA, ITIL
Dhiraj Lal is Executive Director and Principal Consultant of Continuity and Resilience(CORE). He is Asia’s first BSI appointed Technical Expert for BS25999 / ISO 22301, and is also a BS25999 / ISO 22301 assessor. He teaches the advanced level certification workshops in BCM and BS25999 / ISO 22301, and also consults in implementation of BCM and BS25999 / ISO 22301. He has also been invited by the British Standards Institute to participate in the audits of 2 of the first 10 organizations in the world to be awarded the BS25999 certification. He was recently invited to present the 2nd Middle East Crisis and Disaster Management Conference in Abu Dhabi, where he also ran a tabletop exercise on Crisis Management (Fire and Bomb scenario).
Mr. Lal is a Post Graduate in Management and holds a Bachelors degree in Chemical Engineering. Other than his certifications as a Certified Business Continuity Professional (CBCP), Business Continuity Certified Expert (BCCE) and Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), he is also holds certifications in ITIL and Six Sigma. He has also instructed for the Disaster Recovery Institute in Asia and has regularly presented on Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery, at Conferences, both in India and overseas. He is a contributing author to the “The Definitive Handbook of Business Continuity Planning”, which is one of the most respected encyclopaedia on BCM.