Nuix Security and Intelligence Team Multiplies
Nuix Security and Intelligence Team Multiplies with Dedicated Development, Intelligence, and Implementation Experts
HERNDON, VA and TORONTO, ON – October 19, 2015 — Global technology company Nuix has substantially deepened its security and intelligence focus with the appointment of more than 20 experts in information security software development, threat intelligence, and tactical services over the past six months.
“Our philosophy for building a security practice is to hire the best people in the world and make the utmost use of their experience and skills in diverse technical specialties, industries, and markets,” said Dr. Jim Kent, Nuix’s Global Head of Security and Intelligence and CEO, North America. “We have dedicated our team members 100% towards security strategy, development, and execution with the goal of delivering game-changing security products that address customers’ current and future needs.”
In recent months, Nuix has appointed an elite squad of cybersecurity developers led by security industry veterans Rich Cummings and Martin Pillion. These team members were hand-picked for their talents in kernel-level programming, enterprise scalability, reverse engineering, bug identification and exploitation, and secure software development.
Nuix has also hired Kevin Frank as its Head of Intelligence. Frank draws on more than 32 years of experience as a senior military and civilian intelligence officer for organizations including the US Strategic Command, the US Joint Forces Command, and the Defense Intelligence Agency.
Nuix’s cybersecurity technical specialist teams led by Stuart Clarke, Chris Pogue, Grayson Lenik, and Ryan Linn have grown to more than 20 practitioners in digital forensics, incident response, and advanced threats and countermeasures across three continents.
The Nuix Business Threat Intelligence and Analysis Team has taken on new members Michael Chance and Hoke Smith whose experience includes digital forensics, incident response, intelligence, and big data analytics. The software company has also appointed experienced cybersecurity market strategy and product management specialists Ale Espinosa and Greg Senko.
“Our new hires have joined Nuix from a who’s who of security companies, including Dell SecureWorks, Guidance Software, Optiv, and Palantir,” said Kent. “They’ve come—and they will keep coming—because Nuix is the most exciting company in the security space.”