Cyberwrite, a company that provides cyber risk quantification for cyber insurance and risk management, has announced the appointment of Tim Olson as chief revenue officer.
Olson has more than two decades of experience in cybersecurity sales and has held senior positions at multinational companies including Experian, where he established and led the breach response unit, and Symantec, where he served as worldwide sales leader for breach response.
Prior to joining Cyberwrite, Olson served as vice president of worldwide sales at Norton LifeLock, where he led three global business units: strategic partnerships, OEM, and cyber risk. In his new role at Cyberwrite, Olson will lead the company’s sales efforts and partnerships.
“We are excited to have Tim join us and have his decades of sales and leadership on our side,” said Nir Perry, CEO of Cyberwrite. “At Cyberwrite, we help companies to quantify, mitigate and insure cyber risk. Our technology provides meaningful insights into how attackers see your company online, and predict the probability and economic impact of cyber breaches for any business. The technology also provides actionable recommendations for the prevention of cyber incidents and the relevant insurance.”
“Cyber risk is hard to quantify, and cyber insurance has become harder to obtain,” Olson said. “Prices are going up and capacity is scarce compared to the demand. Businesses of all sizes, across industries, can benefit from the Cyberwrite solution, and I am delighted to join Cyberwrite as CRO.”