Securin Announces Updates to Leadership
Securin announces that Chairman Ram Movva is to be named the CEO and Chairman and GTM Veteran Rahul Kannan as President and COO. Aaron Sandeen to step down to take on a new challenge.
ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO, July 19, 2023 – Securin announced today that Aaron Sandeen is stepping down as Chief Executive Officer, effective July 28. Taking over as CEO is Ram Movva, Securin Chairman and Co-Founder, and Rahul Kannan has been named President and Chief Operating Officer.
“I want to thank the whole Securin team, and specifically Ram, for being both a friend and colleague and after having worked alongside him for these two years in various leadership capacities, he will help propel Securin to its next phase of growth,” Sandeen stated.
More about Movva
Movva, who founded Securin in 2021 and briefly served as the interim CEO at its inception before handing the reins off to Sandeen. Most recently, he has been serving as Board Chair and will move back into the CEO role, effective July 28. A serial entrepreneur, Movva founded Cyber Security Works and was part of the founding team at RiskSense, a risk-based vulnerability management company.
“I want to thank Aaron for his leadership and laying a solid foundation for Securin. We wish him well in the future,” Movva said.
Kannan joins Securin following his role as vice president and general manager for go-to-market at Zuora.
Movva added, “As I step into the CEO role, I look forward to growing the Securin brand in our quest to evolve our role in the continuous threat exposure management (CTEM) space, focused on improving the security posture of our customers through our suite of products. I am confident that with Rahul’s track record of delivering double-digit growth, we can propel Securin’s business goals to new heights.”
More about Kannan
Kannan is a business builder and operator with deep go-to-market expertise spanning sales & marketing, strategy, and product management functions, who has scaled businesses from $1M to $300M+.
Before Zuora, he held various leadership roles in product and GTM at Jasper IoT, where he helped transform Jasper’s business model, scale it, and integrate it into Cisco. Kannan spent his early years in strategy consulting with Carlisle & Company and Deloitte Consulting.
“I want to thank both Ram and the Securin Board for giving me this opportunity,” Kannan said. “Securin has a strong foundation due to the people, products, and services. I look forward to launching Securin into the next phase of growth, and our alignment on the long-term vision for Securin helped solidify my decision. We are well positioned to innovate and create a go-to-market playbook to drive capital efficient growth, including leveraging the latest advances in artificial intelligence.”
Securin helps customers gain resilience against evolving threats. Powered by accurate vulnerability intelligence, human expertise, and automation, Securin’s products and solutions have enabled organizations to make critical security decisions in managing their attack surface.