Cyber risk management dev KYND names new board chairman


KYND, which offers a variety of cyber risk management products and services, has named Dave Moreau as its new chairman of the board.

Moreau will succeed Mike Harris, who recently retired after serving as chairman since KYND’s inception.

Speaking on the appointment, KYND CEO and founder Andy Thomas said, “KYND has witnessed spectacular growth over the past few years with Mike Harris, and we believe Dave is a great fit for KYND, with the combination of skills and experience to support the business through its next strategic phase.”

Moreau has over 30 years’ international executive-level experience in the media services and technology areas. He has had a particular focus on strategic partnership development, operational excellence, corporate governance and leadership mentoring.

With a strong track record in business transformation, PE and VC fundraising and successful exits, Moreau is the non-executive director and chairman on a number of projects. These span digital health, digital content, VR/AR, data and analytics and advertising.

Moreau said, “I’m honoured to be taking on the role of Chairman at a pivotal time in KYND’s journey as they are ramping up their global presence and building on their strong growth momentum. KYND’s industry-leading technology, tailored approach and in-depth cyber knowledge offers a next-generation service that brings immeasurable value to a number of sectors including insurance, financial services, and MSPs.

“This is a technology solution that businesses across multiple sectors need – the market timing for KYND is perfect – so I look forward to working collaboratively with management and the Board to help drive KYND’s vision, strategy, further expansion, and shareholder value for the benefit of all stakeholders.”

KYND offers a combination of risk technology and cyber advisory. Its platform helps transform how companies identify, understand and manage complex cyber risk.

The cyber risk management platform had a busy 2022. This included the launch of the next generation of its cyber risk management tools for the managed service providers (MSP) sector. These new solutions enable MSPs to bolster their cyber resilience against emerging threats.

 Another notable development was a new partnership with insurance broker Hylant. Through the deal, Hylant’s brokers and clients with exclusive access to KYND’s cyber suite of tools.

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