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CSG Invotas Appoints Stephen R. Katz to Advisory Board

Companies mentioned in this article: CSG International, Inc.

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- CSG Invotas, the exciting new enterprise security business from CSG International, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSGS), today announced the addition of Stephen R. Katz to its advisory board.

CSG Invotas offers CIOs and CISOs a revolutionary approach to threat mitigation and eradication. Instead of simply detecting and analyzing intrusions, Invotas provides proven automation and orchestration solutions to respond in real time to emerging and ongoing cyber attacks. The company has enlisted recognized cybersecurity and risk management leaders to serve in an advisory capacity on market directions, trends, and technical aspects of Invotas solutions and operations.

Mr. Katz brings more than 30 years’ experience as a CISO in the financial services sector to Invotas’s board of esteemed cybersecurity advisors. Mr. Katz organized and managed the information security program at JP Morgan. He then served as Citi’s first CISO, during which time he built the first premier information security program in the industry. He is recognized as the first CISO in the industry. After Citi, Mr. Katz became the chief information security and privacy officer at Merrill Lynch, where he instituted a company-wide privacy and security program. He has testified to Congress on information security issues and was appointed Financial Services Sector Coordinator for Critical Infrastructure Protection by the Secretary of the Treasury. He continues to speak at numerous industry conferences around the world.

Mr. Katz currently serves as executive advisor at Deloitte and an advisor to the executive committee of the Financial Services Sector Coordinating Council (FSSCC). He is a member of the Avior Computing board of directors, and an advisory board member at Xceedium, Agari, and Fortscale.

“We are pleased to welcome Steve Katz to the CSG Invotas advisory board,” said Mike Henderson, president of CSG Invotas. “Steve’s extensive experience in developing enterprise-wide security programs at some of the largest financial institutions in the world makes him an invaluable addition to our already impressive team of security experts.”

CSG Invotas is rooted in CSG’s DNA and builds on the proven technologies, expertise, and global delivery infrastructure CSG currently provides to more than 500 global clients. Invotas brings CSG’s renowned operational excellence to the enterprise security industry and continues the company’s legacy of providing successful management and protection of financial information and sensitive consumer data across communications-carrier-grade networks. Each year, CSG manages eight trillion mediation events, penny-balances more than $36 billion in revenue, and processes 12 billion transactions on behalf of its clients.

About CSG Invotas

CSG Invotas™ offers security orchestration and automation solutions that provide dynamic, real-time management of large security ecosystems. It enables security professionals to respond effectively to ever-changing cyber threats. Invotas builds upon CSG’s proven solutions and expertise to support the mitigation and eradication of cyber attacks across complex enterprise environments. For more information, please visit www.csginvotas.com.

About CSG International

CSG Systems International, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSGS) is a market-leading business support solutions and services company serving the majority of the top 100 global communications service providers, including leaders in fixed, mobile, and next-generation networks such as AT&T, Comcast, DISH, Orange, Reliance, SingTel Optus, Telecom New Zealand, Telefonica, Time Warner Cable, T-Mobile, Verizon, Vivo, and Vodafone. With more than 30 years of experience and expertise in voice, video, data, and content services, CSG International offers a broad portfolio of licensed and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)-based products and solutions that help clients compete more effectively, improve business operations and deliver a more impactful customer experience across a variety of touch points. For more information, visit our website at www.csgi.com.


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