Splunk Appoints Jason Lee as Chief Information Security Officer | New
SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sept. 6, 2022–
Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK), the leader in data platforms for security and observability, today announced the appointment of Jason Lee as the company’s Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), effective immediately. . Lee will oversee all facets of global security to protect Splunk employees and customers, including cloud and application security, operations, threat management, penetration testing, risk and customer trust.
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Lee brings two decades of experience in technology with a strong focus on information security and operating mission-critical services. Most recently, he served as CISO of Zoom, where he was responsible for the security of the platform and its customers, which include some of the largest companies in the world. Prior to Zoom, Lee served as senior vice president of security operations at Salesforce. He also spent more than 15 years at Microsoft, where he held various security operations positions.
“Jason has essential experience working with the most well-known technology brands operating in cloud-first big data environments,” said Gary Steele, president and CEO of Splunk. “He understands the importance of protecting our customers’ data and our intellectual property. I have confidence in his ability to lead our global security organization, to pursue its mission of building, deploying and operating our services safely.
“I know firsthand the value Splunk brings as a security partner to organizations and governments, and I’m excited to lead the global security team,” said Lee. “I am committed to advancing Splunk’s proactive cybersecurity strategy and ensuring trust in its products, while driving security innovations that can be passed on to Splunk customers.
About Jason Lee
Jason Lee is a highly respected technology executive with 20 years of experience in information security and the operation of critical services. He has served as Zoom’s Director of Information Security since June 2020. Previously, he was Senior Vice President of Security Operations at Salesforce, where he led the delivery of critical end-to-end security operations. , including enterprise-wide network and system security, incident response, threat intelligence, data protection, vulnerability management, intrusion detection, identity management and access, and the offensive security team. Previously, he spent 15 years at Microsoft and held a variety of leadership positions, including Senior Director of Security Engineering for the Windows and Devices division, as well as Senior Director of Developer Services. In the latter role, he oversaw the design and management of critical PKI for all company products. Lee holds a BA from Washington State University.
About Splunk Inc.
Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK) helps organizations around the world turn data into action. Splunk technology is designed to study, monitor, analyze, and act on data at any scale.
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