SANTA CLARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cavirin Systems, Inc., the only company providing cybersecurity risk posture and compliance for the enterprise hybrid cloud, today announced the expansion of its executive leadership team by appointing Tom Hance as Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Field Operations, and Mukul Kumar as Chief Information Security Officer and Vice President of Cyber Practice. These experienced executives in the enterprise security space will help ramp the company’s growth in both product development and enterprise adoption.
As vice president of worldwide sales, Tom leads Cavirin’s overall enterprise, commercial and channel strategy. Tom has more than 20 years of experience building innovative, industry-leading technology companies and has held executive positions at notable companies including Dome9, Sophos, Fortinet, NetScreen, and Juniper. Prior to Cavirin, Tom served as vice president of sales at Nyotron, Inc. and previously founded and served as the CEO of GovAssure, a federally focused network security systems integration company.
“I'm extremely pleased to be leading the team at Cavirin delivering the world's first full spectrum security platform for hybrid environments. For too long, enterprises have tried to integrate multiple point tools to cover complex hybrid networks,” said Tom Hance. “Cavirin provides a single platform that provides automated actionable intelligence to the CISO, delivering instant security defensive posture and regulatory compliance scores.”
Mukul Kumar will be joining the Cavirin team with 18 years of IT and security experience, including his previous role as CISO and VP of Cyber Practice at Balbix. Prior to this position, Kumar served as the Chief Security Officer at Altera, now part of Intel, where he was responsible for leading the cybersecurity team, working directly with both technical and non-technical compliance professionals to transform their security program and enterprise security architecture.
“The cloud will increasingly be the default option for software and infrastructure deployments,” said Mukul Kumar. “Cavirin’s predictive security and compliance capabilities for the hybrid cloud will help organizations to reflect security challenges without limiting innovation.”
“Cavirin is excited to welcome both Tom and Mukul to our executive team,” said Jack Kudale, Chief Operating Officer, Cavirin. “The company is in a period of rapid growth, and these key hires will poise us for success with the right leadership team in place to address the security of the hybrid cloud.”
Cavirin is the only organization providing real-time risk & cybersecurity posture management, continuous compliance, and DevOps security integration for the hybrid cloud. The Cavirin platform combines automated discovery, infrastructure risk scoring, predictive analytics, and intelligent remediation to help organizations of all sizes leverage the cost savings and agility of the cloud without increasing operational risk or reducing their security posture. For more information, visit www.cavirin.com or follow us at www.twitter.com/cavirin.