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SINGAPORE, August 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — CYFIRMA, an external threat landscape and cyber intelligence platform company with business operations in APAC, EMEA and the United States, today announced that named a well-known business and technology leader Chris Crozier to its advisory board. Chris, who has worked for some of the world’s largest mining and metals companies, brings to CYFIRMA a deep set of technical expertise and business acumen.


“I had the honor of working alongside Chris for several years and this experience has left an indelible mark on me. He is widely regarded as an advocate for change and innovation, successfully linking cybersecurity to business results,” said Kumar Ritesh. , President, Founder and CEO of CYFIRMA. “Organizations under Chris’ leadership have thrived in the face of unprecedented change. We look to Chris to help shape and guide our strategy, and we know we will always have a proven leader to consult as we accelerate our global expansion and continue to evolve our products.”

Chris is currently Chief Information Officer of Orica Group, a global leader in mining and infrastructure solutions helping companies sustainably harness the earth’s resources. Prior to Orica, he held senior executive positions overseeing strategy, technology and operations at BHP, one of the world’s largest natural resource companies. Chris’ vision of building digitally enabled businesses has helped them navigate their transformation journey to create exponential growth for all stakeholders.

“I am thrilled to be engaged with CYFIRMA as an advisor and to work with Ritesh and his leadership team to build the best-in-class cybersecurity company. CYFIRMA shares my passion for innovation, and I look forward to working with them in this very exciting time as they build on their strong foundation and begin their global expansion.I have seen the drive, conviction and resilience of the team, and the next stage of CYFIRMA will see us forging new paths and evolving both business and technology to serve many more new markets. I’m thrilled to be a part of this journey,” said Chris.

Developed by security experts and real-world practitioners, CYFIRMA’s external threat landscape management platforms provide in-depth insights into threat actors, their motivations, cyber attack campaigns and attack methods to enable organizations to be better prepared to deal with emerging threats. The company’s flagship product, DeCYFIR, provides cyber defenders with six single-screen threat views – attack surface discovery, vulnerability intelligence, brand intelligence, digital risk monitoring and protection, situation and cyber intelligence – helping them to predict cyber attacks targeting them. The company is also behind the leading digital risk protection platform, DeTCT. DeTCT helps customers discover their attack surfaces, learn their vulnerabilities, and quickly become aware of any data breaches or leaks as well as third-party risks. With DeTCT, clients protect their brand and reputation by uncovering copyright infringement and management impersonation.


CYFIRMA is an external threat landscape management platform company. We combine cyber intelligence with attack surface discovery and digital risk protection to deliver early warning, personalized, contextual, external and multi-layered information. Our cloud-based, AI- and ML-based analytics platform gives the hacker deep insight into the external cyber landscape, helping customers prepare for impending attacks. CYFIRMA is headquartered in Singapore with operations in APAC, EMEA and the United States. The company is funded by Goldman Sachs, Zodius Capital and Z3 Partners.