Will Semple, Director at eBay is Named Chairman of the Strategic Advisory Board

Boston, Mass., November 25, 2019 – Cygilant, leading Cybersecurity Agency provider of Security-as-a-Service to mid-sized organizations, today announced that it has established a strategic advisory board to help inform and guide the company’s future offerings and growth.

It was also announced the chairman of Cygilant’s strategic advisory board will be Will Semple, Director at eBay. Prior to eBay he was Vice President of Security Services at Alert Logic and was responsible for information security at the New York Stock Exchange and Euronext. Will brings more than twenty years of cybersecurity experience to Cygilant’s strategic advisory board.

“At Cygilant, we pride ourselves on helping customers obtain the enterprise-class cybersecurity coverage they need, in an affordable and efficient manner,” said Rob Scott, CEO and President of Cygilant. “With the establishment of this advisory board, we ensure that industry leaders such as Will have a voice in the solutions we offer, making sure that customer need and usability are our first considerations.”

Cygilant’s advisory board will play a key role in the company’s future. Members of the board will share direct end-user feedback, review product roadmaps and discuss emerging trends and best practices. This direct line to its customers will help Cygilant ensure its products and solutions continue to meet the critical needs of mid-sized organizations across all industries. Cygilant will continue to add  advisory board members over the next few months.

“I’ve seen firsthand the variables that mid-sized organizations have to deal with when it comes to securing their organizations,” added Semple. “Resources are few, and the number of threats and potential issues increase every day. Organizations worldwide need to access experts with the codified playbooks for automation and orchestration to be proactive. It’s not about bots, it’s about the human factor. Cygilant’s Cybersecurity Advisors help organizations improve safety, trust and privacy.  I look forward to helping shape the future of the company’s solutions.”

By working with Cygilant, customers gain access to a dedicated team of cybersecurity experts and the technology, experience and processes needed to establish 24/7 visibility and enable cybersecurity threats to be handled proactively.