Sunny K. Tuteja is the President and Chief Executive Officer for Assurit. He founded the company in 2013 to fill a need for a highly specialized, client focused and industry leading cybersecurity services and solutions firm. He has over a decade of experience working hand-in-hand with numerous commercial companies and government agencies to deliver cybersecurity solutions in all areas within the field.
As a trained cybersecurity engineer and business leader, Sunny combines his technical and leadership education and experience to direct Assurit’s corporate vision, strategy and growth. He is a regular guest speaker at college campuses with the goal of educating students on the field of cybersecurity. He also serves on judge panels for cybersecurity honors and participates in working groups to advance the industry.
Sunny holds a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology with a Minor in Business from George Mason University, a Master of Science in Information Systems from the University of Miami, and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Maryland College Park. He also holds many industry-standard certifications including: Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Authorization Professional (CAP), Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Security +, Network +, A +, Tenable Certified Nessus Auditor (TCNA), and Certificate of Cloud Security Knowledge (CCSK).
He was the recipient of the 2014 (ISC)² U.S. Government Information Security Leadership Award. He also led Assurit to winning the Top 100 Minority Business Enterprise award in 2018 administered by the National Minority Supplier Development Council.