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Spirion Adds New CTO to Lead Product Advancement and Delivery Strategy

Abey Joseph strengthens innovation efforts to support company growth, enhance product capabilities and scale R&D

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Nov. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Spirion (, the leader for rapid sensitive data protection, today expanded its leadership team with the appointment of Abey Joseph as CTO. Joseph offers extensive experience in SaaS, agile and bringing new products and capabilities to market for successful B2B technology companies. At Spirion, Joseph will lead the effort to advance product and technology capabilities, using agile transformation efforts, as the company rapidly scales its R&D program.

Spirion delivers rapid sensitive data protection with the industry’s most precise and powerful data discovery and classification solution. The company helps protect sensitive data with unmatched speed and precision for a global client base of leading enterprises. Backed by The Riverside Company, Spirion continues to grow rapidly as organizations of all types focus more resources on protecting data from increasing network breaches.

“Spirion has built incredible momentum throughout 2018, including our investment and partnership with The Riverside Company in April,” said AG Crum, CEO at Spirion. “With our rapid growth and increased market demand, Spirion is on a path to double our employee headcount, and add new significant customer wins within large global enterprises by the end of the year. To drive significant innovation I am pleased to welcome Abey, as we expand our solution set to help customers accurately locate and protect their sensitive data—which is almost every company in the world.”

Joseph brings more than 20 years of leadership experience in application and web development, with extensive expertise in SaaS, cloud engineering and agile transformations. He specializes in delivering customer and vertical-focused solutions to the market. Formerly vice president of development at Astute Solutions, and senior director at Ultimate Software, Joseph will lead Spirion’s innovation and help develop new delivery models to better protect sensitive data and improve customer experience.

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About Spirion
Spirion, headquartered in St. Petersburg, Fla., is the leading provider of rapid sensitive data protection. Spirion accurately finds all sensitive data, anywhere, anytime and in any format on endpoints, servers, file shares, databases and in the cloud with unparalleled accuracy. Spirion has thousands of customers among leading firms in the healthcare, public sector, retail, education, financial services, energy, industrial, and entertainment markets. For more information, visit the company at

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