Cyber Risk Management, LLC Acquires Identity Governance and Access Management Firm APTEC, LLC

Tampa, FL, January 13, 2016 --( Cyber Risk Management, LLC (“CRM”) today announced a significant growth investment in APTEC, LLC (“APTEC”), a leading provider of Identity Governance and Access Management (“IAM”) solution services.

APTEC provides specialized IAM capabilities to Fortune 1000 companies, across the healthcare, financial services, utilities, manufacturing, higher education and government sectors. Headquartered in Bethesda, MD, APTEC brings thought leadership and subject matter experts dedicated to helping clients plan, integrate and optimize leading IAM platforms, including Oracle, Sailpoint, ForgeRock and Okta. APTEC was also recently recognized as Oracle’s Excellence Specialized Partner of the Year in the Security and Identity Management Solutions category.

This is the fourth transaction for CRM, following growth investments in Sunera LLC, ANRC, LLC, and assets purchased from Kratos Defense & Security Solutions. CRM is one of the country’s largest privately held companies focused on the entire breadth of data risk management service offerings. The combination now provides cyber security, data privacy, data analytics and training services to more than 400 Fortune 1000 companies and government agencies.

Yong-Gon Chon, CEO of Cyber Risk Management, said, “The emphasis on human factors with respect to data breaches is top of mind for business leaders today. Effective Identity and Access Management is the gateway to managing human factor risk whether users are employees, suppliers or partners. We are excited by the technical excellence brought by APTEC. It deepens our portfolio of solutions to enable our clients to navigate a world of harmful risk.”

APTEC will operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of Cyber Risk Management, LLC. Specific terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Aaron Perry, the Founder of APTEC, will remain as President and states, “We could not be more excited to join the CRM team. APTEC’s IAM expertise, coupled with CRM’s North American footprint and risk management experience, provides our clients with even greater access to the critical expertise needed to effectively manage a wider array of data risks.”

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APTEC, LLC is a subsidiary of Cyber Risk Management, LLC. It is a leading technical information security services firm specialized in delivering Identity Governance and Access Management solutions. All of APTEC’s services offerings are vertical specific and align to the unique business needs and IT functions that drive businesses and organizations forward. APTEC’s proven SPECTRUM methodology, combined with the expertise of APTEC’s project teams, provide solutions that streamline business operations, mitigate risk, and provide long-term value and sustainability in a rapidly changing marketplace.

About Cyber Risk Management, LLC
Cyber Risk Management LLC is a leading provider of end-to-end Data Risk Management Services. Through its subsidiaries, CRM offers information security, data privacy, data analytics, and audit consulting services, as well as advanced technical training. Based in Tampa, Fla., CRM is the parent company of Sunera LLC; ANRC, LLC; and APTEC, LLC.
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