AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kasasa®, an award-winning financial technology and marketing technology provider, announced that long-time Information Security veteran, Guy Daubenspeck, has joined the company as Chief Information Security Officer. In this role, Daubenspeck will be responsible for maintaining and growing the company’s information security department.
Daubenspeck has 35 years of information security and technology experience building compliance and security programs that mitigate risk for a variety of organizations, from military to financial institutions. Previously, he was Director of Information Security at CLEAResult, the largest energy efficiency consulting firm in North America. Before that, he was Vice President of Security Oversight Services for Solis Security, where he created security programs and other consulting services for high-profile clients in the financial sector. While at Solis, he was the project manager for de novo banks’ new infrastructure deployment. Through his time in these previous roles, Daubenspeck has become an authority and industry leader with expertise in information security, disaster recovery, risk assessment and cloud computing. Daubenspeck joins Kasasa as the company advances its investments in information security talent and proficiency for the future.
“I have long been a champion of community financial institutions and am very excited to have an opportunity to work in that space again,” said Daubenspeck. “In the past, I was afforded a chance to provide security expertise to a number of financial institutions. Now, to have an opportunity to assist those institutions while working with a company that is committed to providing outstanding solutions is humbling. It has always been a priority at Kasasa to ensure that both clients’ and their customers’ information remain private and secure. I have been impressed by that commitment and I’m excited to take it to the next level – world-class security for world-class solutions.”
Daubenspeck graduated from the Texas Institute with a degree in Computer Programming. He continued his education in Computer Science at Cameron University. He is also a certified information systems security professional (CISSP) verified by ISC2.
“Kasasa is dedicated to ensuring the security of our products and our customers’ data, and having Guy Daubenspeck join our team is a testament to that commitment,” said Marty Sunde, President, Kasasa. “Guy brings a wealth of experience in information security and has worked with many financial institutions, including managing to support regulations such as Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, Sarbanes-Oxley, PCI, as well as regulations mandated by the FFIEC, FDIC, OCC and OTS. At Kasasa, we value strong leadership, compassion for our clients and teamwork. Our executives possess these qualities, empowering us to obtain real results for our clients, driving profit and growth. We’re confident Guy will help support these initiatives and be a valuable asset to us as we continue to grow.”
Based in Austin, Texas with 350 employees, Kasasa is a financial technology and marketing technology company committed to driving results for community financial institutions by attracting, engaging, and retaining consumers. Kasasa does this through branded retail products, world class marketing, and expert consulting. For more information, please visit www.kasasa.com, or visit them on Twitter @Kasasa, Facebook, or LinkedIn.