With more than three decades of experience in the IT and software applications markets, Ken Walters brings expertise in global leadership, acquisitions, growth and operational excellence to IT Security leader
Warren, New Jersey –– March 10, 2015 –– Prevalent, the third-party risk and vendor threat intelligence innovators, today announced that Ken Walters has joined the company’s board of directors.
With more than 30 years of experience in the information technology and software applications market, Walters has a proven and successful track record of global leadership, acquisitions, growth and operational excellence. From 2002 to 2010, he served as President/COO and President, Financial Solutions Group of Infor Global Solutions, one of the largest privately held software companies and a leader in enterprise software and services. During this time the company grew from $40m to $2.1B in revenue with offices in more than 100 countries, over 8,000 employees and more than 70,000 customers.
“We are delighted to have Ken serve as a member of our board of directors,” says Jonathan Dambrot, CEO and Co-Founder of Prevalent. “His experience in successfully growing emerging companies into multi-billion dollar entities will prove invaluable as Prevalent extends it reach and builds on its success as a leader in third-party risk and vendor threat intelligence.”
“Through its technology and services, Prevalent is addressing one of today’s most pressing business IT security issues – third-party and vendor risk,” says Walters. “I’m excited to bring my experience to Prevalent’s board of directors, and look forward to helping the company achieve their business growth objectives by capitalizing on the market’s unmet need for reliable, proven third-party risk platform and vendor threat intelligence services.”
During his career, Walters has also served as President and CEO of HiddenMind Technologies, COO of Internet Security Systems, President of Impact Innovations Group and a Managing Partner at Coopers & Lybrand. He also serves as a director for the following privately held cloud SaaS software companies: Izenda, LogFire, Revegy, MatsSoft, QASymphony and Easy Solutions. Ken has a B.S. degree from Bowling Green State University in Ohio, where he was a 3-time All-American golfer and was inducted into the school’s Athletic Hall of Fame.
Prevalent is a vendor risk and cyber threat intelligence innovator with a reputation for developing cutting-edge technologies and highly-automated services that are proven to help organizations reduce, manage and monitor the security threats and risks associated with third-party vendors. www.prevalent.net
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