Kovrr announced that renowned Chief Information Security Officer and VC Advisor, Renee Guttmann, joins its CISO advisory board. Renee brings extensive expertise in the cybersecurity market and will be instrumental for advancing Kovrr’s Quantum CRQ solution and providing data-driven cyber risk insights to Kovrr’s clients.
Renee Guttmann is one of the transformational women in the cybersecurity and privacy industry, and recognized as a savvy early adopter of emerging technology solutions. She has delivered world-class global information security programs for Coca-Cola, Time Warner, Royal Caribbean, Campbell and CapitalOne. She also helped establish the office of the CISO services for Optiv.
In her VC Advisor role, Renee helps startups define their products and services, and go-to-market strategies. On the community front, she partners with other CISO’s on cybersecurity training and mentorship. She has been active as a Board Member and Advisor in a large children’s mental health facility for almost a decade and the recipient of numerous industry awards including CSO Hall of Fame.
“The ability to financially quantify cyber risk has become a necessity for companies,” said Guttmann. “Kovrr’s cyber risk modeling approach and their access to unique data is a fresh advancement in the CRQ space. I believe it can bring major advancements to the industry and truly provides a new way of portraying risk that everyone – from security professionals to business leaders – can understand.”
“The cybersecurity market is becoming increasingly cyber risk management focused, and we’re happy to be a contributor to this important change,” said Yakir Golan. “Renee’s diverse professional experience and passion for cyber innovation is the perfect combination to help Kovrr execute its go to market strategy, supporting enterprises in their rethinking of approaches to cybersecurity and how to better utilize data and controls they already deploy.”