Anurag Madan is the Chief Information Security Officer at the Ministry of Social Development, New Zealand. He is an Executive Leader, with twenty plus years Information Technology experience within both corporate and government entities. He is a strategically focused individual with leadership experience in management, planning, development and implementation of information solutions for a large variety of business opportunities. He has proven experience in strategically and cost effectively utilising technology to align with organisational goals. He has consistently improved delivery times, quality and service levels while reducing costs. He excels at strategic planning, building high performing teams, project management, implementing best practice methodologies and continuous improvement programs. He is a disciplined thinker and capable of working across organisational boundaries in very demanding, high-output environments. He has extensive International Experience with blue chip organisations like Deutsche Bank AG (Singapore and Germany), Accenture Ltd. (Australia) and Tata Consulting Services (India).