At Privacera, one of our core mantras is of continuous learning and improvement.
We learn from our customers, we learn from our partners and we learn from our team members. One group we particularly listen to is our advisory board. Our advisory board consists of industry leaders, entrepreneurs, sales experts who guide us with various aspects of our business, from product definition, strategy to go-to-market approach.
Today, we are excited to announce the expansion of our advisory board and welcome Alex Bessonov and Kevin McNary as the newest members of the board.
Alex is a security veteran with over 20 years of experience in the Software and Security Industry. He is currently a founder of BitClave, a stealth-mode startup, Alex has served as the Founder and General Manager at whiteCryption, a security and cryptography-oriented company. Alex led whiteCryption to millions of dollars of revenue, while at the same time amassing numerous Fortune 500 clients. More recently, Alex has served as the Chief Security Officer at LG Electronics, overseeing all product lines as well as heading a large effort to remodel and centralize the company’s security team.
Alex is helping us with the product and security strategy. Here is what Alex said about us in a recent interview
” Privacera founders have immense experience in building security startups and working with big data technologies. They are now bringing their experience to build a new approach to protecting sensitive data within applications, against malicious threats and accidental misuse”
Kevin a seasoned sales executive, currently leading regional sales teams at Splunk. Kevin previously led key sales roles at Docusign, Tripwire, PeopleSoft among other companies. Kevin brings in extensive experience in selling enterprise software to large and mid-size companies. Kevin is helping Privacera team with our go to market strategy. Here is what Kevin had to say about us
“Personal and sensitive data will continue to be the target of attacks from hackers or misused by a malicious user. Regulators are also becoming aggressive with increased penalties for inadequate safeguards to protect sensitive data. Privacera brings a unique approach to identifying crown jewels, the sensitive data, and track how data moves and is accessed by any user”
We are incredibly excited to have Kevin and Alex as part of the advisory board, and looking forward to leveraging their insights in improving our product and providing even greater value to our customers.