Silent Push Adds Former Advintel, Darktrace, Mandiant, Microsoft, and UBS execs to C-Suite and Board
Silent Push has taken on five veteran industry executives to accelerate sales and growth, following a $10 million investment led by Ten Eleven Ventures.
Joining Ken Bagnall (CEO) and John Jensen (CTO) on the Silent Push Board are Frank Verdecanna, former CFO of Mandiant (now part of Google Cloud), Tim Dawson, Group Chief Information Security Officer at UBS, and Dave Palmer, General Partner at Ten Eleven Ventures, who has over a decade of experience in government intelligence operations, including at UK intelligence agencies GCHQ and MI5, and was one of the founders of AI cybersecurity company Darktrace.
Other key appointments include Chief Marketing Officer Phil Montgomery, former General Manager for Security Go-To-Market at Microsoft, and Chief Revenue Officer David Troha, former Chief Revenue Officer at Advintel.
Ken has this to say on the recent acquisitions: “It’s exciting times at Silent Push. Our customer base is expanding, our research was recently referenced in a CISA Cybersecurity Advisory report, we’ve secured our second round of seed funding, and our team is growing. Populating our board and executive team with globally renowned cybersecurity executives, adds a wealth of industry knowledge and priceless commercial insight. The collective expertise, insight and industry experience we are adding to the company will be a huge boost. The whole team is perfectly poised to take Silent Push to the next level.”