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Dragos Expands Leadership Team to Advance Global Sales Footprint


Three industry notables join the industry's most experienced
industrial threat detection and response team

, the trusted leader in industrial threat detection and response
technology and services, announced today the addition of several notable
individuals as the company scales its global sales and customer support
footprint. The new members bring additional, expert industry knowledge,
skills, and depth to the Dragos team and are responsible for the
leadership and continued growth of the sales team, developing new
business opportunities, and creating customized solutions for Dragos'
customer needs.

"Dragos has quickly become known as the go-to team and technology in
the industry for industrial threats and responding to them,"
Dragos' CEO and Founder Robert M. Lee. "It is now important to build
the sales team to match that leadership position we've earned. The
professionals we are adding are well known in the industrial security
community and bring to Dragos the expertise and approach to the
community that our customers have come to expect."

Sam Van Ryder joins the Dragos team as Vice President of Sales. With
roots in mechanical engineering, Sam has more than 20 years of
experience in sales, including 10 years focused on industrial control
systems (ICS) security specifically. Most recently, he led the energy
team for Tripwire, where he worked to build a non-intrusive and
highly-robust security option in operational environments (OT) for
energy verticals impacted by NERC CIP. Previously, he was a major
account director for large energy accounts at Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Security Products. Sam is the co-founder of HOU.SEC.CON
and is a board member of the country's largest InfraGard
chapter in Houston.

Jori VanAntwerp joins Dragos as Director of Solution Architects. Jori
has more than 18 years of security experience with an extensive
background in client-facing roles ranging from architecture and response
to consulting, business development, and sales. His most recent position
was with CrowdStrike, where he built and launched the Global Systems
Integrator & Consulting Alliances programs. Previously, he built and led
a diverse global team of solution architects at FireEye who supported
strategic partners and engagements.

Dan Scali joins Dragos as Director of Channels. Previously, Dan built
and led the ICS cybersecurity consulting practice at Mandiant, a
division of FireEye, where he conducted ICS-focused cybersecurity
assessments and incident response activities for critical infrastructure
globally. Prior to Mandiant, Dan led the Product Security program at GE
Intelligent Platforms, a supplier of industrial control and process
automation technology.

These key personnel additions will drive Dragos' mission to continually
build the industry's most experienced industrial threat detection and
response team, while maintaining a customer-focused framework that
delivers value and impact.

About Dragos

Dragos applies expert human intelligence and threat behavior analytics
to redefine industrial control system (ICS) cybersecurity. Its
industry-first, ICS cybersecurity ecosystem provides industrial security
practitioners with unprecedented situational awareness over their
environments, with comprehensive threat intelligence, detection, and
response capabilities. Dragos' solutions include: the Dragos Platform,
software providing ICS-specific asset discovery, threat detection, and
investigation capabilities; Dragos Threat Operations Center, providing
ICS threat hunting, incident response services, and ICS cybersecurity
training; and Dragos ICS WorldView, providing global, ICS-specific
threat intelligence in the form of weekly reports and critical alerts
upon discovery. Headquartered in metropolitan Washington DC, Dragos'
team of ICS cybersecurity experts are practitioners who've lived the
problems the industry faces, hailing from across the U.S. Intelligence
Community to private sector industrial companies. For more information,
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