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New hire from Fortune 500 bolsters SOC capability for Equate Technologies

Jul/23/2020

Independent Queensland based provider of Cyber Security, Risk and Security Consulting, Equate Technologies has appointed Nathaniel Wieriks as Senior Information and Cyber Security Advisor, with responsibility for the pre-sales and architecture of bespoke managed security service offerings across their prestigious client base.

Stephen Richards, Managing Director of Equate commented: “We’re extremely pleased to welcome Nathaniel to our team. He’s a technical powerhouse with vast commercial experience, great people skills and a passion for making our communities safer. His experience spans prevention, monitoring and response – a skill set which will deliver unparalleled levels of integration for our Clients now and in the future.”

Wieriks has spent the last 10 years at the forefront of the cyber security landscape, tackling hacktivists, commercial malware and nation backed threats for a variety of public and private sector businesses across the Pacific region. He was responsible for the development of the Vulnerability Management service delivered to the Queensland Government for the G20 and has been an operational security evangelist with Symantec for the last five years.

“We’re seeing a huge shift in the demand for customised managed security services. Nathaniel will be working to craft and deliver tailored solutions that meet the ever-expanding list of strategic and operational demands experienced by our Clients”, said Richards.

Wieriks added: “Equate Technologies is uniquely positioned to deliver customised and integrated managed SOC services to the Queensland market and I’m excited to share that capability with Clients throughout the State.”

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About Equate Technologies

Equate Technologies is one of Australia’s fastest growing providers of Cyber Security, Risk and Security Consulting solutions.

Founded in and servicing public and private sector businesses throughout Queensland, Equate combines world-class cyber security talent, best of breed vendor technology and fresh thinking to define, design, deploy and optimise information security solutions that improve performance, productivity and protection.

Committed to building a secure and sustainable life for people and businesses in Queensland, Equate provides an inclusive and flexible culture that facilitates balance in life and work and empowers people to be their very best.

Contact: Stephen Richards, Managing Director, Equate Technologies