Mumbai, August 21, 2013 – Seclore today announced that Raju Reddy, noted entrepreneur, mentor and currently advisor to Chairman of Hitachi Consulting, was appointed to the company’s board of directors as an independent member.
“Raju has extraordinary technology and business expertise. He brings a wealth of experience, from enterprise customers to individual consumers, as well as the insights that come from running a successful large global IT company and a fast-emerging startup. We are absolutely delighted that he is joining Seclore’s board,” said Vishal Gupta, CEO of Seclore.
Reddy previously was the Founder and CEO of Sierra Atlantic, a company that grew to be a best-in-class global services company over a period of 17 years under his leadership and was consistently ranked amongst the best managed companies. Sierra Atlantic was acquired by Hitachi Consulting in December 2010. Prior to founding Sierra Atlantic in 1993, he spent 10 years at Intel in software development, marketing, and general management.
“I look forward to joining the Seclore board and working with this exceptional team,” said Reddy. “Seclore is trailblazing across the information rights and security landscape and I look forward to sharing my experiences and contributing to the future direction and growth of this global leader.”
Reddy is actively engaged in the community and serves in leadership roles in various non-profits and enjoys working with young entrepreneurs in a mentorship role. He currently serves on the Board of India Community center in Milpitas, California and is the Chairman of BITSAA Intl, the alumni body of India’s #1 private University, BITS Pilani. Raju previously served on the Boards of RedBus (acquired by Naspers), Cognovision (acquired by Intel) and is currently on the Board of GharPay.
Reddy holds a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering from BITS Pilani and a Master of Science degree in computer science from Virginia Tech.
Seclore (www.seclore.com ) is a leader in providing security, privacy and compliance solutions in the “new new” world of Bring Your Own Device (BYOD), Cloud and external collaboration. Seclore’s technology helps enterprises in the areas of information rights management (IRM) and secure outsourcing. Seclore has been continuously recognized as a leader in its segment by Gartner as a “Cool Vendor” and Deloitte as a Technology Fast 50 company. The largest financial services, engineering services and manufacturing companies across the globe rely on Seclore’s technology to make sure information stays in the right hands and cannot be copied, replicated and shared without permission.