About Us

Athenian Tech is a Digital Risk Management company providing solutions powered by Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) to protect the Digital Identity of businesses. Athenian Tech offers 360 degree protection against advanced digital and cyber threats.


Athenian Tech platforms focus on protecting businesses from identity theft, frauds, social engineering attacks, APTs, ransomware attacks, cryptojacking and emerging threat vectors from the Dark, Deep and Surface Web.

                  Our Leadership


Kanishk Gaur 



Kanishk Gaur is a Digital Risk Management Entrepreneur specializing in Trust, Safety, Cyber Security, Privacy, and Technology Consulting. 


Over the last 15 years, he has advised Business leaders, CEO, Chief Strategy and Innovation Leaders, in  emerging markets, to drive the implementation of agreed technology strategies and  initiatives to grow business and to help them expand in new markets. 


Kanishk has held leadership roles with Deloitte, Ernst & Young and Synopsis Inc., in various capacities, serving as Chief of Staff, Director Consulting, and as the Strategy Advisor to CXO’s /Business leaders in emerging markets and holding the responsibility of Profit & Loss. 


Kanishk is a recipient of the prestigious Chevening Cyber Security Fellowship award (2018) and has undergone training at Cranfield University, Defence Academy of the UK, Shrivenham. Kanishk is an MBA graduate from MDI, Gurgaon.



Col. Sanjeev Relia (Retd)

Chief Strategy Officer (CSO), Athenian Tech

Col. Sanjeev Relia (Retd) served for over thirty-two years in the Indian Army, specializing in telecom, establishment of voice and data networks and cybersecurity. 

In his current role, he is responsible for conducting Cyber Security Audits, Cyber Due Diligence, Cyber Forensics and providing training on various aspects of cybersecurity and awareness. As part of his work with Athenian Tech, Col Relia has successfully conducted numerous seminars.  

He has led numerous training sessions and actively participated in seminars at both international and national levels. Notably, he delivered training sessions at the United Service Institution (USI), New Delhi, focusing on topics such as Understanding Cyber Attacks, Cyber Warfare and the Threat to India's Critical Infrastructure. 

                  Our Advisors

Lt Gen. (Retd) Dr. Rajesh Pant 

India’s Former National Cyber Security Coordinator at PMO

Before his assignment as the National Cybersecurity Coordinator, Dr. Pant was in charge of the Army's cyber training establishment. During this period, training programs were developed that catered to the needs of the Indian Army in the realm of cyber defence.

Dr. Pant served in the Army Signals Corps for over 41 years. His contributions in the areas of national security and cybersecurity have been acknowledged with three awards from the President of India.

On the academic front, Dr. Pant holds a Ph.D. in information security metrics. His research in this field has contributed to advancements in cybersecurity.

Dr. Jamie Saunders

Former Head of Cyber Crime Unit at U.K National Crime Agency


Dr. Jamie Saunders is an Oxford Martin Fellow at the University of Oxford, and a Fellow of the European School of Management and Technology in Berlin. His current clients include various Governments across the world, businesses large and small, and a number of leading UK Trade Associations.


Our Team

Our team consists of India's best Cyber Security Experts, Data Scientists, Threat Intelligence , Digital Risk Managers,Threat Intelligence and Hunting Specialists. Our team works 24*7 to carry out proactive cyber security, digital risk management research to identify sophisticated threats which can impact your businesses and harm your digital identity.