Andrew Nielsen

Andrew (a.k.a. Drew) has over 15 years of experience delivering security solutions. Spending many years as a customer in government and financial services before moving into product management/marketing gives Drew a unique perspective when it comes to understanding customer security requirements. At Druva, Drew is responsible for the security posture and strategy of its products and works closely with internal teams and external customers leading product direction and strategy for the company's flagship offering. Prior to Druva, Drew has held various security leadership positions at companies like Raytheon, Silicon Valley Bank, Hitachi Data Systems, and FireEye.

Recent Posts by Andrew Nielsen, CISSP, CISA, ISSAP, ISSMP, CCSK

  • Who’s Your DPO?

    The time to start staffing up for the GDPR is now. Organizations have very little time to discuss, plan,...

  • The Sound of Inevitability: Cyber Attacks and GDPR

    In the movie The Matrix, there is one pivotal scene where Agent Smith has Neo by the neck as...

  • GDPR is coming. Are you ready?

    Having just spent a great deal of quality time with attorneys, educating the legal community about the benefits of...

  • From Ransomware to Wipeware: How NotPetya is Changing the Threat Landscape

    One thing that you learn in security over time is that things repeat themselves. While the world was busy...

  • How to maintain security compliance in the cloud

    Getting compliance right matters a lot. It matters to customers, who rely on your compliance certifications, assessments, and audits...

  • Druva Completes SOC-2 Type II Audit

    As the migration of business-critical workloads and corporate data to the cloud has accelerated to a frenzied pace, there...

  • Do You WannaCry? Ransomware Cyber Attack Goes Global

    Welcome to the Monday morning aftermath of WannaCry, which some security experts are calling the largest ransomware outbreak in...

  • Powerful Enterprise Search for eDiscovery and Compliance

    Without the ability to understand what data you have and find the information you need, when you need it,...