SOURCE: Onapsis Inc.

Onapsis Inc.

December 17, 2014 10:58 ET

Onapsis Appoints Enterprise Information Security Expert Renee Guttmann to Board of Advisors

Former Fortune 500 Information Security Executive and Current Vice President, Member of the Accuvant Office of the CISO to Help Onapsis Transform How Organizations Approach Business-Critical Application Security

BOSTON, MA--(Marketwired - December 17, 2014) - Onapsis, the global experts in business-critical application security, has appointed Renee Guttmann, a Vice President in the Accuvant Office of the CISO, to its board of advisors. Leveraging more than 20 years of information security experience, Guttmann will help Onapsis change perceptions and processes surrounding business-critical application security.

Guttmann brings extensive enterprise security and privacy expertise from her tenure at Fortune 500 companies. This includes the role of CISO at the Coca-Cola Company and Vice President of Information Security and Privacy at Time Warner Inc., where she was responsible for the Information Security program at Time Inc. and Time Warner Corporate. Previous positions held include Information Security Architect for Capital One and a Senior Research Analyst for Gartner's Information Security and Privacy group.

In her current position at Accuvant, a leading provider of information security services and solutions for enterprise-class organizations, Guttmann advises clients on how to create an effective security strategy that aligns business goals and technical needs, while including in-depth knowledge of the threats and risks that impact the organization.

"There is a profound transformation taking place in application security right now which makes it the perfect time to join the Onapsis Board of Advisors and actively help the company's vision to transform how organizations approach business-critical application security," said Guttmann. "Enterprises across the globe are committing to invest in, and protect, mission-critical applications, and this commitment needs to go beyond technology alone. The combination of Onapsis' security technology, expertise and analytics brings business-context into SAP security programs, which is essential for every CISO to include in their security strategy."

Mariano Nunez, co-founder and CEO of Onapsis, said, "Renee brings phenomenal experience to the Onapsis leadership. Renee's hands-on expertise in designing enterprise-wide information risk management initiatives and overseeing information security programs for some of the largest companies in the world, brings insights and ideas to our team and to our customer community."

Furthermore, Mr. Nunez commented, "Renee has a unique perspective of having overseen the security of business-critical SAP platforms. Being a thought leader in our industry, she immediately saw the unique value that Onapsis brings to leading CISOs and how our solutions address a critical problem affecting Fortune 2000 organizations. I am excited about her sharing her insights with our leadership team to further help us achieve our vision." 

About Onapsis

Onapsis gives organizations the adaptive advantage to succeed in securing business-critical applications by combining technology, research and analytics. Onapsis enables every security and compliance team an adaptive approach to focus on the factors that matter most to their business -- critical applications that house vital data and run business processes including SAP Business Suite, SAP HANA and SAP Mobile deployments.

Onapsis provides technology solutions including Onapsis X1, the de-facto SAP security auditing tool, and Onapsis Business-Critical Application Security Platform which delivers enterprise vulnerability, compliance, detection and response capabilities with analytics.

The Onapsis Research Labs provide subject matter expertise that combines in-depth knowledge and experience to deliver technical and business-context with sound security judgment. This enables organizations to efficiently uncover security and compliance gaps and prioritize the resolution within applications running on SAP platforms.

Onapsis delivers tangible business results including decreased business risk, highlighted compliance gaps, lower operational security costs and demonstrable value on investment.

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