Safe-T Announces U.S. Advisory Committee
HERZLIYA, Israel, July 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --
Safe-T® (TASE: SAFE), a leading provider of software-defined access solutions for on-prem, mobile and the cloud, today announced that the company's subsidiary, Safe-T USA Inc., has formed a new U.S. Advisory Committee and signed on an initial three information security experts. The Committee will be tasked with investigating privacy and security challenges, expanding contacts in vertical markets and supporting efforts of Safe-T's local U.S. team by providing insight into market trends that will enable the continued penetration into this market.
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The committee will be composed of CEOs, CIOs, CISOs, and chief security architects (CSA) across a broad spectrum of Global 2000 companies as well as government, technology and critical infrastructure verticals. The first three Advisory Committee members include:
- Mikhael Felker, Director of Information Security and Risk Management at Farmers Insurance Previously, Mikhael was the first information security hire at The Honest Company to build the program and team. He developed the first information security policies, implemented key security technologies, executed risk assessments, hired security engineers and contractors, developed program metrics, and provided C-level program reporting.
- Gary Eppinger, Global Chif Information Security Officer (CISO) and Privacy Officer at Carnival Corporation & plc
Gary conceives, implements and leads technology solutions that protect corporate assets, increase organizational capability, and advance productivity of Fortune 100 companies. He has an extensive background in enterprise information security, risk management, business transformation, IT controls and cybersecurity, and was previously IT CISO and VP RMD, Legal and Pharmacy for Supervalu and IT Security and Privacy Director at Delphi.
- Yabing Wang, Chief Security Architect and Vice President of Global Security at Alight Solutions (Aon-Hewitt)
Yabing is responsible for security strategy and roadmaps, as well as security architectures and governance for Alight's cyber security practice. Yabing also runs Alight's Architecture Review Board and helps technology governance across all areas, aiming to make security an enabler rather than a business roadblock.
"The establishment of the Advisory Committee is crucial to Safe-T's goal of improving the ever-evolving information security landscape, while also providing us with critical feedback to improve our solutions. Safe-T views the experts' consent to serve as members of the Company's U.S. Advisory Committee as an expression of their individual confidence in the Company, its solutions and its ability to penetrate the U.S. information security market, and the Company intends to leverage the knowledge and guidance of the Advisory Committee members," said CEO Shachar Daniel. "Mikhael, Gary and Yabing offer decades of impressive experience, and we are very pleased to welcome them to the committee."
The committee will meet quarterly and will attend industry events, host webinars, and generally offer best practices and ideas to the industry.
For more information, visit http://www.safe-t.com
Safe-T® (http://www.safe-t.com), a wholly owned subsidiary of Safe-T Group Ltd. (TASE: SAFE), is a leading provider of software-defined access solutions which mitigate attacks on enterprises' business-critical services and sensitive data. Safe-T solves the data access challenge by masking data at the perimeter, keeping information assets safe and limiting access only to authorized and intended entities in hybrid cloud environments. Safe-T enhances operational productivity, efficiency, security, and compliance by protecting organizations from data exfiltration, leakage, malware, ransomware, and fraud. With Safe-T's patented, multi-layer software-defined access, financial services, healthcare, utility companies and governments can secure their data, services, and networks from internal and external data threats.
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