Kivu Appoints Jim Tiller as the new Chief Services and Operation Officer

Leadership December 15, 2020

Kivu is pleased to announce the appointment of Jim Tiller as their new Chief Services and Operation Officer. Tiller is a global leader in the cybersecurity field with over 25 years of experience. Prior to joining Kivu, Tiller held leadership positions as the SVP of Security Services Operations at Optiv, a 300-million-dollar services organization. Before Optiv, he was the Director of Security Consulting Services for the Americas at Hewlett-Packard (HP). On top of all his leadership roles, Tiller is also a published author on information security technologies and strategy and holds several security patents.

Overall, Tiller has more than two and a half decades of experience in the cybersecurity field across multiple industries. He has implemented new technical and operational systems that have benefitted each company. Prior to HP, during his time at British Telecom (BT), he was the VP of Global Security Consulting, VP of Security Services North America, VP of Security Sales and Engineering for US&C, and the VP of Ethical Hacking globally. Prior to BT, Jim was the Global Security Practice Leader for International Network Services (INS). And during his time at Lucent Technologies, he was the Managing Director for Advanced Security Solutions at Bell Labs.

Commenting on the new appointment, Chad Holmes CEO, stated “I am very excited to announce that we have hired a Chief Services and Operation Officer here at Kivu. His charter is to drive standards, innovation, efficiencies, and quality for our entire services organization. Jim will be leading all our service delivery and manage services for Kivu going forward.”

Tiller adds, “I am honored to be part of the Kivu team and very excited to take on this role with an organization comprised of such talented people. We are in an exceptional position to help organizations manage their overall cybersecurity posture by monitoring their environments and identify, respond, and help recover from incidents. This is a wonderful opportunity to continue to build on our strengths in service quality and customer satisfaction while driving innovative services and compelling solutions for our customers.”

About Kivu

Kivu is a leading global cyber security firm that offers a full suite of pre- and post-breach services, specializing in the forensic response to cyber-attacks and ransomware incidents. We deliver cutting edge cyber security solutions to organizations in need and are a trusted cyber incident partner to insurance carriers and law firms worldwide.

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