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MorganFranklin Consulting Appoints Perry Menezes as the Managing Director of Cybersecurity

CFO Tech Outlook | Tuesday, September 07, 2021

MorganFranklin Consulting hires Perry Menezes as a managing director in its cybersecurity practice.

FREMONT, CA: MorganFranklin Consulting, global finance, technology, and cybersecurity advisory and management consulting company specializing in helping clients solve complex transformational challenges, has recently appointed Perry Menezes as a managing director in its cybersecurity practice.

Menezes is a seasoned cybersecurity executive with a strong background in financial services. He will assist MorganFranklin clients in navigating mounting cybercrime, cybersecurity, and compliance problems in the face of ever-increasing regulations and risks.

"Perry has an impressive depth of security knowledge in the financial services industry and brings a results-oriented approach," said Keith Hollender, a managing director in MorganFranklin's cybersecurity practice. "His relationships and ambition to build unmatched rapport with our partners is vital to providing cybersecurity professional services and making a positive impact with clients. We have an incredible team, and we are all excited that Perry is joining us as we continue to grow."

Menezes was a partner at KPMG before joining MorganFranklin, where he oversaw the consultancy and consulting cyber practice for the banking sector. He formerly worked at Deutsche Bank USA as the North America regional head of technology and cyber risk. Perry has assisted some of the world's leading financial, technological, media, and healthcare firms through critical strategic projects with over 20 years of cybersecurity experience.

Menezes is also a regular speaker at key technology and risk forums, such as the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency's (OCC) National Operational Risk Committee (NORC) and a working member of the New York Cyber Task Force. He was recently appointed to the US Marine Corps Cyber Auxiliary as a consultant.

"MorganFranklin's cybersecurity practice brings together a highly agile, responsive, and experienced team with the comprehensive financial services cybersecurity expertise that our clients demand," said Menezes. "I'm excited to lead a team that combines deep financial services experience with cloud, analytics, artificial intelligence, and machine learning experts. Together, we will provide clients with comprehensive offerings, from cybersecurity consulting to elastic resourcing, to address their broader business challenges."

"Cybersecurity is one of the fastest-growing threats in banking and financial services today," said Jeff Henry, MorganFranklin's financial services industry leader. "Perry's leadership of our cybersecurity offerings in this market adds additional value to the already robust capabilities we deliver in the financial services industry."

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