U.S. Army Gen. Keith B. Alexander, left, the outgoing commander of U.S. Cyber Command and the director of the National Security Agency (NSA); and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin E. Dempsey participate in Alexander’s retirement and relinquishment of command ceremony at NSA headquarters at Fort George G. Meade, Md., March 28, 2014. (DoD photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Daniel Hinton, U.S. Navy)

Telos Corporation Welcomes Gen. Keith Alexander as Inaugural Member of Advisory Board

Telos® Corporation, a leading provider of cyber, cloud and enterprise security solutions for the world’s most security-conscious organizations, today announced that it has added four-star Army general and the first commander of USCYBERCOM, General (Ret) Keith Alexander, as the inaugural member of its advisory board. General Alexander will serve as a strategic partner and provide counsel on key cybersecurity objectives and initiatives.

“General Alexander is one of the foremost authorities on cybersecurity in the world, and we are thrilled to welcome him as the first member of our Advisory Board,” said John B. Wood, CEO and chairman, Telos. “I have no doubt that we will benefit greatly from General Alexander’s vision and innovative approach to cybersecurity and look forward to a fruitful partnership.”

General Alexander is the Founder and Co-CEO of IronNet Cybersecurity, a global cybersecurity leader that is revolutionizing how organizations secure their networks by delivering the first-ever Collective Defense platform allowing real-time threat intelligence sharing.  General Alexander previously served as director of the National Security Agency, chief of the Central Security Service and commander of the United States Cyber Command, where he led DoD agencies during the conflicts in Afghanistan and Iraq at a time when cyber attacks against the U.S. were on the rise.

“The threat landscape continues to evolve and innovative companies like Telos are critical to turning the tide in the cyber war,” said General Alexander. “I’m honored to lend my insight to such a well-respected, impactful organization.”

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