TORONTO, Ontario –January 17, 2022 – InfoSec Global, the leader in Cryptographic Agility Management, today announced it has appointed Richard Entrup to its Advisory Board. Richard Entrup has led technology, innovation, cybersecurity, and digital transformation programs at many prominent global brands including Verizon, Christie’s, Disney/ABC, Time Warner, The Museum of Modern Art, Viacom, and Tiffany & Company. He has also served as CIO at several healthcare companies and a major international law firm, with documented success aligning technology investments to strategic initiatives.  

Richard was most recently Managing Director of 5G & Edge Innovation at Verizon Business Group, where he was focused on helping enterprise clients explore the art of the possible to fully leverage 5G, edge computing, and emerging technology in support of digital transformation and innovation. Prior to Verizon, Richard was the Global CIO/CDO at Christie’s auction house, where he visioned and executed a major technology and digital transformation program which included many art tech firsts such as the first blockchain-based auction, an augmented reality virtual hang app, predictive analytics and computer vision apps using AI/ML, online mobile bidding during a live auction, and in 2018, helped launched the inaugural Christie’s Art & Tech Conference, which was focused on Blockchain and where NFTs were first introduced to the traditional art world.  

Richard also serves as a CIO Mentor to students in the Executive Masters in Technology Management Program at Columbia University, a Startup Mentor for leAD Sports Startup Accelerator, and is a trusted advisor to the venture capital community as a CIO Advisory Board member for Greylock Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners, the Mayfield Fund, and HMG Strategy. Richard is also a Strategic Advisor at House of First, an NFT platform for artists, Advisor and Investor at ClubNFT, a backup and search tool for NFT collectors, and Advisor at Edge Video, an AI video player.  

“We are delighted to welcome Richard Entrup to ISG’s Advisory Board. His impressive background within innovation, cybersecurity, and digital transformation will enhance Infosec Global’s strategic business development in key product accounts, specifically focusing on telecom.” said Nagy Moustafa, Co-Founder and CEO, Infosec Global.

About InfoSec Global

Infosec Global helps enterprises and IoT device makers discover, remediate, automate, and control their digital certificates, keys, encryption and other cryptographic assets. Powered by patented technologies and delivered through a managed Crypto-as-a-Service, InfoSec Global’s Cryptographic Agility Management Platform helps restore digital trust. From cryptography asset discovery and threat detection to rapid remediation and automated threat management, InfoSec Global reduces risk, enhances responsiveness, improves resiliency, and protects against future threats posed by quantum, AI and machine-learning technologies.