IntSights Cyber Intelligence appointed former Forrester senior analyst Nick Hayes as Vice President of strategy. Demonstrating IntSights’ continued growth and commitment to internal cyber security expertise, Hayes joins the executive team to identify, prioritize and support strategic growth initiatives across business functions and evangelize IntSights products and services among customers, prospects and the community at large.
“IntSights experienced unprecedented growth in 2018 by increasing revenue by more than 2.5x, adding 120 new customers and 140 employees worldwide and opening offices in Japan, Singapore, South America, Germany, UK and Boston,” said Guy Nizan, CEO and Co-Founder, IntSights.
“Nick is a tremendous addition to our team, as he brings an unparalleled ability to educate the market on the need for digital risk protection. I look forward to working closely with him, as his keen instincts and ten plus years working with enterprise clients to advise them on security and risk best practices will significantly influence and guide IntSights’ product strategy moving forward.”
Hayes comes to IntSights with a decade of experience advising Fortune 500 and growth companies on cybersecurity strategy and market trends. During his time at Forrester, he pioneered the digital risk protection (DRP) research and authored over 100 reports on a wide gamut of cybersecurity, risk and threat intelligence topics. Some of his areas of expertise include social media weaponization, brand security and threat detection, prevention and response.
“I am thrilled to join IntSights,” said Hayes. “Having spent the previous decade as an industry analyst in cybersecurity, I tracked and evaluated countless digital risk protection and threat intel solutions. IntSights stands out because of its exceptional blend of insight, action and automation. All of which is positioned to actively protect organizations – and their key assets, people and brands – anywhere online.”
Launched in 2015, IntSights Cyber Intelligence was the threat intelligence platform that delivered tailored threat intelligence based on a customer’s digital footprint in combination with threat aggregation, normalization and scoring capabilities. This fusion of external cyber reconnaissance with internal and third party threat data correlation and management features deliver actionable intelligence for vulnerability mitigation, external threat take-down and attack surface reduction.