Tue, Apr 21, 2020

Sharon Barrett Featured in Silicon Republic

Sharon Barrett, Director in Duff & Phelps Global Restructuring Advisory practice in Dublin, was recently featured in Silicon Republic. The article highlighted her career progression, her experience launching Kroll, a division of Duff & Phelps, in Ireland, and the challenges faced within the cyber risk sector.

Sharon commented: “One of the key challenges facing every business is cyber risk and criminality. The dark web is a known area where criminals associate to sell information and engage in illegal behavior. Kroll has developed a tool called CyberDetectER, which can proactively monitor, detect and respond to virtual threats on endpoints and throughout the surface, deep and dark web. We also have teams available to help businesses react immediately and appropriately if their data, information or intellectual property is accessed or stolen.

Business intelligence is an area that can provide useful insights for all sorts of users, for example, companies who are considering expanding into another jurisdiction, those setting up a new supply chain, M&As, entities seeking information on competitors in a market, or general risk and due diligence,” Sharon added.

Read the full article here.



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