Equate appoints Australian Defence Cyber Expert to lead Queensland SOC
Independent Queensland based provider of Cyber Security, Risk and Security Consulting, Equate Technologies has appointed Rylan Painter as SOC Manager with responsibility for expanding and improving the delivery and scope of bespoke managed service offerings across their prestigious client base.
With a strong background in Cyber Protection services in the Australian Defence Force for the last ten years, Painter has spent the last four years in the Defence Security Operations Centre (DSOC), leading teams to detect, triage, investigate, mitigate, review and manage cyber security incidents and prevent adversarial behaviour across Defence networks within Australia and globally.
Colin Stubbs, Founder and Director of Equate commented: “We’re extremely pleased to welcome Rylan to our team. Protecting information assets at a global level for the Australian Department of Defence in a mature SOC environment provides the highest level of reassurance for our Client base, who will now receive the benefits of this phenomenal experience as part of our Managed Security service.”
Mr Painter said he enjoys the challenge of leading diverse teams of people. “I’ve invested a lot of time in coaching and mentoring my successors in the Cyber space over the years and I’m looking forward to working with the Equate team to build and deliver world class SOC capability to Queensland businesses,” said Painter.
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