Lancope Appoints Amrit Williams as New CTO

Lancope announced today the appointment of security industry expert Amrit Williams as CTO. Williams brings to the company more than 18 years of experience in information technology and security, including leadership positions with IBM, Gartner and McAfee.

“As a long-time security professional, I am excited to join Lancope and evangelize its unique and cost-effective approach to network protection,” said Williams. “Today’s governments and enterprises are struggling to defend their networks from sophisticated malware, insider threats and targeted attacks. I look forward to working with Lancope’s product and engineering teams to further establish the StealthWatch System as the solution that can fill in the gaps left by conventional security tools to more effectively combat evolving threats.”

Williams holds CISSP and CISM certifications, and has served as a technical advisor and board member for a multitude of security and technology companies. He has been quoted extensively in the media and has also obtained several technology patents. For more information on Williams and Lancope’s management team, go to: http://www.lancope.com/company-overview/management/.