Strider Technologies Expands Operations to Europe, Dennis Murphy Joins as Executive Vice President
LONDON, December 7, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Strider Technologies, Inc. (“Strider”), the state’s leading provider of business intelligence™, today announced that it is expanding its activities to Europe with the opening of a London office and hiring of a veteran of the intelligence community, Dennis murphy, as executive vice-president.
Since its launch in May 2019, Strider has established itself as the leading provider of data and proprietary software platforms that enable Fortune 500 companies, government agencies and research institutes to identify, assess and respond to nation-state led activities targeting their staff, intellectual property. (IP) and supply chains.
Throughout 2021, Strider experienced over 500% year-over-year growth and market traction in the UK and continental Europe, as businesses and governments recognize the need to more effectively protect their technology and supply chains in a new environment of geopolitical competition. With this expansion, Strider will be able to more easily support international customers as they face these new risks and compliance requirements.
To help lead this expansion, Strider hired Dennis murphy as executive vice president. In this role, Dennis will lead Strider’s engagements with clients in the UK and all along Europe.
“With nearly three decades of executive-level experience in Canadian intelligence agencies and strong relationships within the international security and intelligence community, Dennis is the ideal person to help us lead our efforts in the UK. and beyond, ”said Greg Levesque, co-founder and CEO of Strider. “We are delighted that he officially joins our team as we expand our presence to protect the innovation of organizations and countries in the free world.”
“I am very proud to join Strider. Its innovative capabilities are truly at the forefront, allowing businesses and governments to protect themselves against competition from nation states, ”said Murphy. “Strider fills a major security and intelligence gap for private organizations and government agencies around the world. I look forward to engaging with Strider and their clients to help them protect their talents and innovation from adversaries of nation states.
Before leaving the government of from Canada Communications Security Establishment (CST) in 2018, Dennis spent 27 years leading and leading operational activities across the spectrum of national security. In his last role with the CSE, Dennis served as Director of Partnerships where he oversaw the creation and subsequent leadership of a new CSE leadership tasked with managing critical domestic and foreign partnerships with intelligence organizations, law enforcement and defense.
Previously, Murphy was the CSE’s Senior Liaison Officer in the UK from 2013 to 2017, where he was responsible for managing strategic relationships with the UK intelligence community focused on intelligence and cyber operations. Earlier in his career, Murphy served as chairman of an international board of directors that established intelligence cooperation among its members on counterterrorism, cyber defense, and the management of a common technical infrastructure.
Most recently, Mr. Murphy has provided threat advisory services to energy, insurance and legal organizations in the UK and United States.
Strider is revolutionizing the way businesses, universities, research institutes and government agencies protect their innovation and compete in a new era of global strategic competition. Our cutting-edge technology and intelligence solutions enable customers to proactively identify, manage and respond to nation-state-led intellectual property theft and supply chain vulnerabilities. Strider has operations in Salt Lake City, Utah, Washington DC, and London, United Kingdom
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