Specialist insurance provider, CFC, has announced that Jason Hart has joined as Head of Proactive Cyber.
A thought leader in cybersecurity and a member of the Forbes Technology Council for the past five years, Hart brings over two decades of experience in creating and developing information security offerings and services whilst driving change in the world of cybersecurity.
In this newly created role, Hart will be responsible for leading the continued development of CFC’s market leading cyber threat analysis, vulnerability and threat detection service which has already protected thousands of CFC customers from suffering potentially harmful cyber events.
“CFC has led the cyber insurance market in developing products that not only respond to cyber events but seek to prevent them from occurring in the first place,” said Jonathan Fletcher, Chief Technology Officer at CFC.
“In our view, proactively working to minimise cyber risk so that our customers can spend more time operating their businesses with confidence and thrive in today’s highly connected world, is the single most important job for any cyber insurer.
“Jason combines his technical skills with a pragmatic view on security, the ability to build teams and to drive innovation and disruptive offerings at a global scale.
“I can’t think of a better person to help us accelerate the evolution of our proactive cyber service with new cutting-edge proprietary technology.”
Hart was most recently Chief Technology Officer – EMEA at Nasdaq-listed cybersecurity platform, Rapid7, as well as supporting a number of cyber security and technology businesses as a board advisor.
He founded one of the UK’s first ethical hacking companies, WhiteHat Security and one of the leading cloud-based authentication SaaS platform.CRYPTOCard.
“I am thrilled to be joining CFC to head up their proactive cyber capabilities,” said Hart.
“CFC is well known as an early pioneer in cyber insurance and an innovator in proactive threat prevention.
“I look forward to aligning my cybersecurity experience with the team’s deep knowledge and cutting-edge proprietary technology, to continue providing a market leading solution.”