Santa Clara, CA, USA/Bhubaneswar, Odisha – February 12, 2024 – Data Safeguard, a global leader in AI-powered data privacy compliance and synthetic fraud prevention solutions, has marked a significant milestone with the successful opening of its new Research and Development (R&D) Center in Bhubaneswar, Odisha. The inauguration ceremony, held today, highlights Data Safeguard’s commitment to innovation, global expansion, and the development of local talent.
Led by Founder and CEO Mr. Sudhir Sahu and a team of Co-Founders, Data Safeguard is renowned for its advanced AI-powered Software as a Service (SaaS) products, ensuring compliance with stringent data privacy regulations. Serving both enterprise organizations and individual consumers, the company mitigates data breach risks while delivering top-tier data privacy compliance solutions.
The establishment of the R&D Center in Bhubaneswar underscores Data Safeguard’s dedication to nurturing technological excellence and driving socio-economic growth in the region. The center will focus on research and development activities to meet the needs of global and domestic clientele.
In alignment with its commitment to fostering local talent, Data Safeguard aims to recruit approximately 1000 professionals by December 2024, with support from Startup Odisha and the Government of Odisha. These skilled professionals will contribute to cutting-edge technologies such as Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML), fostering innovation and value creation.
“The establishment of our new R&D Centre in Bhubaneswar marks a pivotal moment for Data Safeguard,” stated Mr. Sudhir Sahu. “We take great pride in advancing Odisha’s technological landscape, supporting the local economy, and creating opportunities for our global customer base.”
The inauguration ceremony was graced by esteemed guests, including Dr. Amar Patnaik, Honourable Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha; Shri Manoj Mishra, Principal Secretary, E&IT, Govt. of Odisha; and Shri Manas Panda, Special Secretary, E&IT, Govt. Of Odisha. They joined Sudhir Sahu, Dr. Damodar Sahu, Pradeepta Mishra, and other team members of Data Safeguard in commemorating this momentous occasion.
Dr. Amar Patnaik commented, “The establishment of Data Safeguard’s R&D Center in Bhubaneswar reflects the region’s increasing prominence in the technology sector. This initiative not only reaffirms the company’s commitment to innovation but also positions Odisha as a hub for technological advancement.”
Shri. Manoj Mishra added, “We are excited to welcome Data Safeguard to Bhubaneswar, further enhancing Odisha’s vibrant IT landscape. This collaboration represents a significant step towards driving socio-economic growth and fostering technological excellence in the region.”
Dr. Damodar Sahu reflected on this significant milestone, stating, “The inauguration of our R&D Center in Bhubaneswar marks a pivotal moment in our journey. We are proud to collaborate with Odisha’s thriving tech community, collectively driving innovation and shaping a brighter future together.”
The expansion into Bhubaneswar aligns with Odisha’s vision of becoming a prominent IT destination, with the state capital playing a crucial role in driving digital transformation and economic prosperity.