Author Profile

Rustam Malik

Rustam Malik

Sr Principal Analyst

1 year at Gartner,  12 years' experience

Location:  India  |  Language(s):  English, Indian - Hindi

Roles and Responsibilities

Rustam Malik is a Senior Principal Analyst within Emerging technologies and trends team at Gartner. He covers Security market with expertise in Infrastructure protection and security services especially Endpoint Security, Endpoint Detection and Response, Extended Detection and Response, Security Consulting and Managed Security Services. He takes inquiries on topics including market forecasts, latest industry and segment level trends, competitive dynamics, route to market, go-to-market strategy formulation, geography insights, etc.


Previous Experience

Mr. Malik worked with some of the Fortune 500 and Big four Consulting firms to help them forecast their total addressable market and develop strategy to improve their market share. He has helped organizations to create their Annual Playbooks to be leveraged to go-to-market, target strategic geographies, accounts, etc.

Professional Background

  • Bridgei2i Analytics, Business Analyst, 2 years
  • Infosys, Systems Engineer, 3 years
  • RocSearch, Senior Business Analyst, 1 year


  • Bachelor's Degree, Computer Science Engineering
  • M.B.A., Great Lakes Institute of Management