SolarWinds MSP’s Global Security Lead, Ian Trump, Named Executive Council Member of IT Industry Leadership Group

Thu, 01/26/2017 - 16:35

DURHAM, North Carolina – January 26, 2017SolarWinds MSP, a global leader in delivering comprehensive, scalable IT service management solutions to MSPs, today announced that global security lead, Ian Trump, has been named an executive council member of the CompTIA® IT Security Community, an information technology (IT) industry leadership group.

The CompTIA IT Security Community is a group of industry leaders that collaborate to help the industry at large protect their clients’ businesses as well as drive profitability and growth in their own. The group also provides guidance and leadership on the programs, education, and research offered by CompTIA, the nonprofit trade association for the IT industry.

“To be chosen as an executive council member for CompTIA’s IT Security Community alongside my peers, who bring a high-caliber and a wealth of industry experience to this community, is a huge honor,” said Ian Trump, global security lead, SolarWinds MSP. “Helping people stay one step ahead of the constant change and challenges of IT security is a strong passion of mine. I’m looking forward to this opportunity to further my ability to be a valuable and trusted voice for IT security in the channel.”

“We are delighted to have Ian join the CompTIA IT Security Community in this leadership position,” said Lisa Person, CompTIA. “The programs we develop and initiatives we support will benefit immensely from Ian’s vast experience, his in-depth analysis of current security trends, and input on potential future security threats in our industry.”

Ian is an ITIL-certified IT professional with 20 years of experience in IT security and information technology. Ian has served with the Canadian Forces (CF), Military Intelligence Branch, and has managed IT projects for the CF Military Police Reserves and the Canadian Museum of Human Rights. Ian’s current role as global security lead at SolarWinds MSP sees him work across the business to define, create, and execute security solutions, and promote a safe and secure internet for small and medium businesses worldwide.

 

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