DevSecOps Leader Cavirin Systems Appoints Jack Kudale as Chief Operating Officer

Industry Veteran to Help Drive Adoption of DevSecOps Automation Solution


SANTA CLARA, Calif. -  Feb 6, 2018 - Cavirin Systems, Inc., provides a comprehensive cybersecurity, risk management, and DevSecOps automation solution for the hybrid cloud, via the broadest curated library of industry guidelines, control frameworks, and best practices.

Cavirin today announced that it has appointed industry veteran Jack Kudale as its Chief Operating Officer to help lead the company to the next level of market success in 2018.  He joins Cavirin most recently from Lacework, a cloud security startup, where he was CEO.  Previous senior roles included SnapLogic, a leader in hybrid cloud integration, and CA Technologies, where Kudale led DevOps sales for the Fortune 500 leader.  Jack brings to Cavirin deep operational experience in the DevOps cybersecurity, IT Ops, and APM spaces.  Cavirin sits at the intersection of hybrid cloud growth and with it, continuous compliance requirements, with the realization that DevOps security automation is the way to get there.  Jack will help the company execute on this vision.

“Cavirin’s vision of DevSecOps automation for the hybrid cloud will securely enable digital business.  Security leaders must adopt a continuous adaptive risk and trust assessment strategic approach,” said Jack Kudale, Chief Operating Officer at Cavirin Systems. “Cavirin is poised to lead this DevSecOps revolution, on the back of its cloud compliance and security posture capabilities, to further its commitment towards customers and partners.”

“Cavirin’s new platform is spot-on in addressing the security needs of companies deploying in the cloud,” said Steve Shead, Chief Information Officer at SugarCRM.  “We will look upon Jack’s leadership to further align our requirements and Cavirin’s offerings moving forward.”

“Jack’s skills and experience perfectly complement the Cavirin management team, and he will be instrumental in accelerating our revenue growth and execution,” said Dr. Rao Papolu, Cavirin’s Chief Executive Officer.  “With the release of our new platform, we are experiencing strong customer traction, and combined with a growing hybrid cloud market that needs our technology, we are ready to embark upon the next stage of Cavirin’s journey.”

The company will next showcase its capabilities at Container World 2018, February 26-28 in Santa Clara.  The company has also been selected as a finalist in the 2018 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards.