Fri, Nov 19, 2021

Consulting Report Names Jason Smolanoff #5 in "Top 50 Cybersecurity Leaders of 2021”

Jason Smolanoff, President of Cyber Risk at Kroll, has been recognized as one of the top five honorees in this year’s “Top 50 Cybersecurity Leaders of 2021” by The Consulting Report. Nominees were evaluated on criteria that included expertise in cyber security as well as enterprise risk management, and represented organizations from around the world. The Consulting Report specifically noted that “Jason Smolanoff continues to raise the bar in risk assessment and digital security.”

“Under Jason’s leadership, Cyber Risk has grown into a world-class provider of innovative, comprehensive and timely solutions against a complex cyber threat landscape,” says Shai Waisman, President of Kroll. “We are extremely proud of Jason and the entire Cyber Risk team as they continue to exemplify the best of Kroll with their innovative vision and hands-on approach.”

“Professionally and personally, I am honored to be considered among this year’s eminent group of cybersecurity leaders,” says Smolanoff. “This recognition underscores the fact that beyond technology, hardware and software, there is a human dimension to cyber security, one that understands what is ultimately at stake and helping organizations find the most effective ways to elevate their security posture.”

Learn more about Kroll’s cyber security solutions and get in touch with experts on Jason’s team 24x7 using our global hotlines.

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