NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- SecurityScorecard, the most accurate security rating and continuous risk monitoring platform, today announced new appointments to the senior executive team. Bill Siegel has been appointed Chief Financial Officer and Michael Rogers has been appointed Vice President of Strategic Alliances and Channels.
"I'm confident with these new additions we have now completed our leadership lineup and have the best team to accelerate our corporate strategy and support our vision to have the most accurate security rating and risk monitoring platform on the market," said Dr. Aleksandr Yampolskiy, CEO of SecurityScorecard.
Bill Siegel will oversee all operations, finance and people functions using his experience from multiple venture backed technology operating roles. Siegel was previously the Head of NASDAQ Private Market following Nasdaq's acquisition of SecondMarket, where he was CEO. Siegel will be responsible for building out a team to support the rapid growth of the company.
As a result of tremendous partner demand for SecurityScorecard, Michael Rogers is joining as Vice President of Strategic Alliances and Channels. Rogers has over 18 years' experience and was most recently Vice President of Channels at Tanium in San Francisco. His specialties include business development, strategic planning, global OEM and alliances.
Yampolskiy adds, "Given the exponential growth of our company and the need to support our expansion into new markets, we needed to bring on additional leadership. Both Bill and Michael are proven leaders with decades of experience supporting high growth companies. The addition of their leadership will play a significant part in our strategic growth."
SecurityScorecard was founded in 2013 by two former Chief Information Security Officers, Dr. Aleksandr Yampolskiy and Sam Kassoumeh. The company is now comprised of more than 90 highly-skilled veteran security researchers, cryptographers, data scientists, and software engineers. With hundreds of customers, many from the Fortune 500, and a growth rate exceeding 430 percent year over year, SecurityScorecard is the leading standard in cybersecurity ratings.
SecurityScorecard provides the most accurate rating of security risk for any organization worldwide. The proprietary SaaS platform helps enterprises gain operational command of the security posture for themselves and across all of their partners, and vendors. It provides continuous, non-intrusive monitoring for any organization including third and fourth parties. The platform offers a breadth and depth of critical data points not available from any other service provider including a broad range of risk categories such as Application Security, Malware, Patching Cadence, Network Security, Hacker Chatter, Social Engineering and Passwords Exposed.