John Caruthers Joins EVOTEK's Cybersecurity Team

By Enterprise Security Magazine | Tuesday, January 05, 2021

EVOTEK appoints John Caruthers as its Business Information Security Officer (BISO) and Executive Advisor.

FREMONT, CA: EVOTEK, the premier enabler of secure digital business, announces that it has hired former FBI Supervisory Special Agent (SSA), John Caruthers, as Business Information Security Officer (BISO) and Executive Advisor. Caruthers's hire shows EVOTEK's longtime commitment to further widen and strengthen their cybersecurity potentials, guarding US businesses against cyberthreats of all kinds.

John is an outstanding addition to EVOTEK's cybersecurity team. His extensive experience in federal law enforcement, including everything from drug cartels, crimes against children, and cyber-terrorism, give him insights and perspectives that the company is excited to see the impact and enhance EVOTEK's ability to protect its clients' assets.

In his career spanning 27 years, Caruthers investigated criminal activity and corruption. His last role was as SSA of the FBI's San Diego Cyber National Security Squad. He led both national defense and the criminal cyber squads in defending US companies and interests abroad.  John delivered regular intelligence and board-level briefs to commercial firms to better educate and inform their leaders. Upon his retirement from the FBI, he continues to raise cybersecurity awareness and educate on the threats cyber-attacks pose to domestic and international businesses.

The company is excited to have John join its team of Executive Advisors. He spent most of his career developing relationships between agencies and US businesses to mitigate threats to US persons and US interests through information sharing and partnership. His experience with nation-state actors, global cyber investigations, and offering threat briefings to US businesses offers him the ability to deliver operational experience and executive knowledge to drive success.

EVOTEK is purpose-built to help enterprise customers with the changing IT landscape. EVOTEK is unique in its potential to help the hybrid space between traditional IT and a secure multi-cloud. EVOTEK's Cybersecurity Practice is the rapidly growing business at EVOTEK, which focuses on security advisory services, security architecture assessments, incident response, security program development, penetration testing, and vulnerability management services.

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