RESTON, Va., Sept. 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ThreatTrack Security – a leader in cyber threat prevention solutions that change how organizations respond to cyberattacks – today appointed Alan Rizek as its Chief Financial Officer. Rizek has more than 25 years of financial management experience, including CFO roles with software developers and technology consultants serving the enterprise and government markets. He will head all global financial, accounting, administrative, human resources, legal and professional services operations within the company.
"Alan's financial and operational management experience is a strong addition to our senior leadership team," said ThreatTrack President John Lyons. "ThreatTrack is poised for strong growth, and Alan will help ensure we are able to quickly capitalize on today's unprecedented demand for a new breed of cybersecurity solutions within the public and private sectors."
Most recently, Rizek was CFO for MicroLink LLC, an IT services consulting firm and subsidiary of HP. Prior to that, he was CFO for Maden Technologies, an IT and security solutions provider focused on federal, state and local government agencies, and enterprises worldwide. Rizek also held senior financial leadership positions with several other IT consulting firms and technology start-ups.
"I look forward to working closely with senior management and the entire ThreatTrack team," said Rizek. "ThreatTrack is developing innovative advanced threat protection solutions that strongly position the company for growth and long-term success."
Rizek is a graduate of Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, and he is a member of the Fairfax Volunteer Fire Department.
About ThreatTrack Security Inc. ThreatTrack Security specializes in helping organizations identify and stop Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs), targeted attacks and other sophisticated malware designed to evade the traditional cyber defenses deployed by enterprises and government agencies around the world. With more than 300 employees worldwide and backed by Insight Venture Partners and Bessemer Venture Partners, the company develops advanced cybersecurity solutions that Expose, Analyze and Eliminate the latest malicious threats, including its ThreatSecure advanced threat detection and remediation platform, ThreatAnalyzer malware behavioral analysis sandbox, ThreatIQ real-time threat intelligence service, and VIPRE business antivirus endpoint protection. Learn more at www.ThreatTrackSecurity.com.