WASHINGTON, June 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Thycotic, a provider of privileged account management (PAM) solutions for more than 3,500 organizations worldwide, has expanded its executive leadership team with the hires of Kathy Moore as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and A.J. Narula as executive director of Federal Sales. These additions bring immense new talent to the Thycotic executive team and reflect the company's rapid international expansion and continued momentum as the global leader in PAM security.
As CFO, Moore will be responsible for day-to-day financial operations while developing and executing the company's advantageous financial strategy. She will also be tasked with leading Thycotic's financial team, while reporting directly to President and Chief Executive Officer, James Legg. As Executive Director of Federal Sales, Narula will be responsible for leading the sales team to expand the company's growing federal government market presence. His role includes oversight of the alignment and execution of product, sales, service, support and channels.
"Both Kathy and A.J. bring impressive track records of success to our team, which is a perfect fit to enable the company to accelerate our impressive 77 percent annual growth rate and profitability," said Legg. "Kathy's previous experience as CFO in the software industry gives us the upmost confidence regarding her strong leadership and deep financial expertise. On the other hand, A.J. brings more than two decades of technology sales experience – making his abilities ideal for directing our team through this constantly-evolving federal security market."
Moore has instilled a culture of collaboration and alignment throughout her 20 years in the telecommunications, software and cloud computing industries to create sustainable business results. Prior to joining Thycotic, she was the CFO at Allied Telecom Group. She held executive roles at Razorsight Corporation, Wisor Telecom and Innovectra Corporation, prior to Thycotic. Throughout her career, she has led and overseen strategic planning, business analysis and financial operations for accomplished companies. Moore holds a Bachelor of Science in accounting from George Mason University and a CPA Designation from the state of Virginia.
"It's a privilege to be on board with a true game-changer in the security industry," said Moore. "I'm eager to jump in and begin working with James on the company's current and future financial strategy during this incredible growing success Thycotic is having. It's an exciting time to be a part of Thycotic and this team has been generous in welcoming me into this organization."
Prior to joining Thycotic, Narula grew the public sector business of AppAssure Software (now acquired by Dell) as the director of federal sales. He took over the current role as a part of the Dell acquisition to begin a new entity, Dell Software Group, from no measureable revenue to $10 million. He received his Bachelor of Science in decision and information science from The University of Maryland.
"Thycotic's products are an ideal fit for governmental agencies and I'm thrilled to be a part of to be part of such an exciting opportunity," said Narula. "Many IT Security leaders in the federal are unaware of the benefits of Thycotic's security technologies, which makes me committed to create and lead the company's ambitious sales strategies."
Thycotic, a global leader in IT security, is the fastest growing provider of Privilege Management solutions that protect an organization's most valuable assets from cyber-attacks and insider threats. Thycotic secures privileged account access for more than 3,500 organizations worldwide, including Fortune 500 enterprises. Thycotic's award winning Privilege Management Security solutions minimize privileged credential risk, limits user privileges and controls applications on endpoints and servers. Thycotic was founded in 1996 with corporate headquarters in Washington, D.C. and global offices in the U.K. and Australia. For more information, please visit www.thycotic.com.