NEW YORK, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Deloitte took another step today in
building on its position as one of the leading providers of Identity &
Access Management (IAM) services and solutions by announcing its
acquisition of certain assets of Iditarod Systems, Inc., an identity &
access management consulting firm based in McLean, Virginia.
"The addition of Iditarod's resources and talent reinforces our
position as a leading IAM systems integrator and expands our already broad
footprint as a provider of security and privacy services. This acquisition
helps us scale our service delivery capabilities and enhances our ability
to provide our clients with an even more comprehensive range of IAM
solutions," explained Christopher Lee, national leader of Deloitte's
Security & Privacy Services practice.
Established in 2002, Iditarod serves a number of Fortune 500 clients,
in the consumer business, diversified financial services, and
telecommunications industries. "Iditarod has built a very successful
presence and a strong reputation as an IAM systems integrator. We were
particularly attracted to the high quality of their team. Their culture,
capabilities and business strategy align very closely with ours," said Lee.
"Deep talent and specific skill sets within the IAM space are hard to
find in the market today," said Mark Ford, national leader of Deloitte's
IAM service offering. "With the need for IAM solutions expanding quickly,
we are responding to market demand for top notch, experienced integration
capabilities. We believe that the addition of the talent, knowledge, skills
and abilities of the professionals at Iditarod, combined with their
commitment to client satisfaction will reinforce Deloitte's position as a
leader in this market, and bring to bear a new depth of talent and
resources in the marketplace."
One of Iditarod's founders, John Repetti, will join Deloitte in its
national IAM Center of Excellence. Iditarod's team will continue to work
under Repetti's direction to deliver services and solutions to their
existing clients as well as Deloitte & Touche's portfolio of client
Deloitte & Touche's Security & Privacy Services professionals design,
develop, and implement industry-leading information security solutions for
businesses. Enterprise-wide services include: Security Management, Identity
& Access Management, Privacy & Data Protection, Business Continuity
Management, Enterprise Application Integrity, Vulnerability Management, and
Infrastructure & Operations Security.
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Chris Lee, national leader, Security & Privacy Services, Deloitte
Mark Ford, national leader, Identity & Access Management Services,