ROSSLYN, Va., Aug. 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- BitVoyant announces the appointment of Dr. Tanushree Luke as Chief Data Scientist and Head of Advanced Analytics. In this role, Dr. Luke will be responsible for expanding BitVoyant's intelligence analytics and discovering additional value across both cyber defense and business intelligence data.
Dr. Luke brings commercial, governmental, and academic experience in machine learning, data science, advanced analytics and cyber/ network defense. Prior to BitVoyant, Dr. Luke served as the Technical Lead for the Department of Defense/DARPA Network Defense Program, where she was responsible for accelerating and transitioning capabilities and optimizing mission critical information.
"Dr. Luke is going to move the needle for our company. Her expertise and thought leadership will drive our analytics and give justice to the wealth of data we have," said Jared Novick, Chief Executive Officer of BitVoyant. "From designing and leading advanced discovery analytics, to navigating the sophisticated data security concerns, Tanu's addition to our team delivers significant enhancements to our solutions portfolio."
"I am thrilled to be joining the incredible BitVoyant team," said Dr. Luke. "BitVoyant is on the forefront of proactive network defense and business intelligence. We're taking the traditional boundary understanding that network engineers are familiar with, and turning it on its head. With the use of cutting edge analytics and BitVoyant's vast proprietary intelligence data, we're positioned to deliver unrivaled insights in real-time and at internet scale."
Dr. Luke is an expert in Data Science and Network Defense, having earned her PhD in Theoretical/Mathematical Physics and M.S. in Physics and Applied Engineering from George Mason University. She will be based in Rosslyn, Virginia.
BitVoyant is a provider of cyber-derived intelligence and proactive defense solutions. BitVoyant provides commercial information from their global sensor network to deliver competitive intelligence, proactive cyber defense, counterparty risk assessments, and supply chain analysis. BitVoyant supports the Fortune 100, law-firms, private equity groups, insurance underwriters and market-intelligence firms. BitVoyant's offices are headquartered in Rosslyn, Virginia. www.bitvoyant.com
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