Entrust named Jordan Avnaim as Chief Information Security Officer (CISO). With over 20 years of experience leading information security functions and influencing business change and digital transformation, Jordan will help evolve and scale the company’s security program. Entrust information for corporate and commercial portfolios.
“We are excited to welcome Jordan to the team and are confident that his experience and deep understanding of information security, IT security operations and risk management will support Entrust’s mission to be a provider of innovative and reliable solutions,” said Anudeep Parhar, chief operating officer at Entrust. “Jordan will play an instrumental role in helping us further develop our information security program which will strengthen our security posture. »
Entrust’s solutions are at the forefront of the cybersecurity industry and include new solutions to support organizations on their zero trust journey and post-quantum cryptography approach. As CISO, Avnaim will play a key role in the company’s advancement of these solutions.
Avnaim joins Entrust with experience in various information security and risk leadership roles, most recently at The Capital Group Companies, where he was responsible for leading various information security functions, technology risk and technology audit during his mandate.
Previously at Deloitte & Touche, Avnaim led the delivery of specialized security and risk advisory services to executives and clients around the world. Avnaim’s experience and accomplishments in these roles have positioned him well to lead Entrust’s information security program, continue to strengthen the company’s security posture, and help deliver exceptional security solutions to Entrust customers.
“The threat landscape continues to evolve rapidly and businesses must constantly identify and launch new cybersecurity practices, such as post-quantum cryptography, to prepare for the future,” Avnaim said. “With my passion for cybersecurity and technology risk management, as well as my experience providing consulting services to clients around the world, I am excited to step into this role to support the strategy of Entrust and help our clients achieve their cybersecurity goals. »
Avnaim holds both a Master of Engineering in Technology Management with an emphasis in Information Security and a Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Engineering and Mathematics from Vanderbilt University. Avnaim is a member of Infragard, FS-ISAC, ISC2, ISACA and is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).
Avnaim will also join the Entrust Cybersecurity Institute as an expert member.