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FBI Vet Timothy Gallagher Named Kroll Cyber & Investigations Practice Managing Director

Timothy Gallagher, a more than 20-year FBI veteran, has been named as a managing director within Kroll‘s cybersecurity and investigations practice. Kroll said Monday Gallagher brings investigative experience in the areas of financial fraud and cyber-related crimes to his new position. He previously managed the FBI’s Newark, New Jersey office and led a multiagency …

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Kroll Names FBI Vet Matthew Dunn Associate Managing Director for Cyber & Investigations Practice

Matthew Dunn, a 20-year FBI veteran, has joined Kroll as associate managing director within its cybersecurity and investigations practice in Nashville, Tennessee. Kroll said Tuesday Dunn most recently led the bureau’s Nashville-based cyber crimes and counterintelligence squad as a supervisory special agent. He began his FBI career in 1997 as special agent in the Philadelphia …

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Benedetto Demonte Named Kroll North America Cyber Practice Leader

Benedetto Demonte, a managing director at Kroll, has taken the additional role of North America leader for the firm’s cybersecurity and investigations practice. Kroll said Monday Demonte will lead a team of cyber investigators and digital forensic professionals who aim to help clients address challenges related to information and computer security, incident response, identity and …

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Kroll Appoints 4 New Managing Directors

Kroll has named Cem Ozturk, Katy Shanahan, Greg Michaels and Fernanda Barroso as managing directors for four of the professional investigative and risk consulting services provider’s offices. The company said Thursday Ozturk and Shanahan, former associate managing directors at Kroll’s investigations and disputes business, will respectively manage operations in Singapore and Massachusetts. Michaels, former …

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Jason Smolanoff Named Kroll Senior Managing Director, Leader for Global Cyber Practice

Jason Smolanoff, a former CEO of CISO Advisory & Investigations and a 12-year FBI veteran, has been appointed senior managing director at Kroll and leader of the company’s  global cyber security practice. Kroll said Tuesday the more than 16-year federal law enforcement and information security veteran previously supervised investigations of various sophisticated computer and network intrusions …

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Luke Tenery Named Ankura Cyber Practice Senior Managing Director

Luke Tenery, former associate managing director of Kroll’s cybersecurity and investigations practice, has been appointed as senior managing director for the cybersecurity practice at Ankura Consulting Group‘s risk, resilience and geopolitical group. Ankura said Monday Tenery will be based in the company’s Chicago office and brings 15 years of cyber incident investigations …

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J. Andrew Valentine Joins Kroll as Cybersecurity & Investigations Associate Managing Director; David Fontaine Comments

J. Andrew Valentine, a 14-year cybersecurity professional, has joined New York-based risk consulting firm Kroll as associate managing director of the company’s cybersecurity and investigations practice. Kroll CEO David Fontaine said Wednesday Valentine’s investigative and technical skills as well as his experience in cyber incident management will help the company expand …

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Kroll Drafts 4 New Directors for Cybersecurity & Investigations Group; Tim Ryan Comments

New York-based corporate investigations and risk consulting firm Kroll has named Devon Ackerman, Mari DeGrazia, Ron Dormido and Ray Manna as directors for its cybersecurity and investigations unit. Kroll said Monday the four were appointed as a part of the company’s push to meet demand in cyber investigations and advanced digital forensics services among clients. …

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Stephen Kopeck Joins Kroll as Cybersecurity & Investigations Associate Managing Director

Kroll has appointed Stephen Kopeck as associate managing director for its cybersecurity and investigations practice, where he will report to practice leader Tim Ryan. The risk mitigation services provider said Monday Kopeck, a former special agent with the U.S. Secret Service, holds experience in work with law enforcement and other private sector companies. “He brings extraordinary …

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Gregory Boles Joins Kroll as Risk Mgmt Practice Associate Managing Director; Timothy Horner Comments

Gregory Boles, formerly a Defense Department adviser in Afghanistan, has returned to Kroll as associate managing director of the firm’s security risk management practice. The 30-plus-year law enforcement and counterterrorism programs veteran has consulted on state and federal legislation involving domestic and international threats, Kroll said Tuesday. “Greg’s extensive knowledge of threat management in the …

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Cyber Law Vet Jonathan Fairtlough Joins Kroll Management

Jonathan Fairtlough, a veteran anti-cybercrime prosecutor from Los Angeles County, Calif., has joined Kroll as managing director of its cyber investigations division. He will work out of the company’s Los Angeles office and focus on assignments concerning digital forensics and data breach protection and security, Kroll said Monday. Fairtlough investigated …

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Kroll Advisory Solutions Names FBI Vet Timothy Ryan to Head Digital Forensics Team; Robert Brenner Comments

Kroll Advisory Solutions has appointed former FBI cyber squad leader Timothy Ryan a managing director, the Altegrity subsidiary announced Monday. He will lead a digital forensics team working on global cyber investigations and data breaches, including assignments related to cybercrime, data breach investigations, response and intellectual property protection. The subsidiary …

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