Sonal Rattan

Co-founder & CTO at eXate

Sonal Rattan is the Co-founder and Chief Technology Officer of eXate, which is now a multiple award-winning data privacy firm, that specialises in automating and applying privacy and security to sensitive data in the right place and in the right form.

Prior to starting eXate in 2015, Sonal held senior positions at global bank HSBC for over 5 years. In her previous roles as EMEA Markets Head of RegTech and later the Head of Digital Assets at HSBC, Sonal was tasked with processing information according to data privacy and financial regulations. Conscious that this was a challenge for other banks, Sonal Co-Founded eXate to tackle this challenge. It was in Sonal's interest to ensure that data privacy is easy for software developers so that there is no reason to not factor in data privacy.

Over the years Sonal has led a highly skilled team of developers and architects in helping build the eXate platform, successfully deploying the eXate solution. In addition to her work developing the data privacy platform.