Optiv Security Bolsters Security Expertise

Denver-based Optiv Security, a developer of cybersecurity products, said it has bolstered its brain trust with the hire of two security experts. According to Optiv, it has named Stuart Solomon as its Vice President of Strategy, Innovation and Research, and JD Sherry as Vice President of Cloud Security. Solomon was most recently at iSIGHT Partners, and Sherry was most recently CEO of Cavirin, in addition to having served at Trend Micro. Optiv is owned by private equity investor Blackstone.