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Cyber security software firm signals global growth intent with new COO

Trusted cloud software services provider Alliantist appoints a Chief Operating Officer (COO) for accelerating growth in its information security and privacy management division.

Brighton, June 2017 – Alliantist Ltd announced today that Phil Lewis has become COO to help build and grow the new cyber & information security management division, which includes its secure cloud software for private, public and third sector organisations.

Lewis comes with a wealth of experience internationally around cyber & information security. Throughout his career he has a proven record of driving significant revenue & profitability growth in the technology industry across public and private sectors whilst working for start-ups, medium and large businesses. As CEO at Telesoft Technologies, he was instrumental in the firm being named a cyber security ‘Cool Vendor’ by Gartner.

On his appointment, Lewis commented,

“ is serving a fast growing requirement to demonstrate information security and data privacy management internally and through the supply chain, to stakeholders such as customers, regulators and insurers. I’m excited to join an ambitious company that has a solution which is going to be needed by millions of organisations globally, for years to come.”

Mark Darby, CEO, said

“Phil’s passion, market knowledge and experience complement our existing Alliantist capabilities well. He, like me, has an aspiration to help all types of organisations and their supply chains, to improve their approach to information security, at a price they can afford to pay.”

This is a sector that is crying out for pragmatic solutions like that just work and make the job easier for busy professionals who are not always going to be experts themselves. Indeed the fastest growing segment is with organisations new to information security management and they need help in building confidence, capacity and capability. and its complementary services does just that.

For too long information security has been expensive and littered with complicated vendor products and services that prevent business success not enable it. With EU GDPR about to come in, and growing cyber crime, many more organisations need to do something quickly with a provider they can trust. It’s why we are revolutionising information security management.

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About Alliantist

Alliantist is the company behind leading software solutions such as, and pam which is cloud software that has been trusted by the UK law enforcement and justice sector for many years. provides a fast and cost-effective route to describing and demonstrating delivery of cyber and information security management. It offers easy to follow approaches for recognised standards like ISO 27001:2013, along with other key requirements of EU GDPR such as subject access requests, private impact assessments and security incident_management”>incident management.

The secure cloud platform offers accredited tools and frameworks, plus free actionable policies and controls that take an organisation to 77% complete, whilst driving down time and cost for certification. Its collaboration capability and attractive feature set also enables cost effective supply chain management and staff engagement, both essential for information security success.

The platform also facilitates and enables organisations to manage other information security standards, for example, Cyber Essentials, NIST security frameworks and SSAE 16. It allows organisations to integrate other certifications like ISO 9001 easily too and get other business activity done all from one ‘always on’ secure place in the cloud.

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