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FactSet hires new Chief Information Security Officer


GLOBE NEWSWIRE: FactSet, a global provider of integrated financial information, analytical applications, and industry-leading services, recently announced that Alan Daines will join the company as the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO).

Daines joins FactSet from Dell Technologies, where he was the Chief Information Security Officer and responsible for leading Dell’s global cybersecurity organization. During that time, his team helped secure Dell products, protect the enterprise environment, manage cyber risk, and maintain compliance. Most recently, he was responsible for bringing together Dell and EMC’s security organizations as part of the largest technology acquisition in history. Daines has more than 20 years of experience in information technology security and infrastructure roles.

As FactSet’s CISO, Daines will oversee FactSet’s security organization, leading its highly skilled and dedicated team.  “We are excited to have Alan join FactSet and bring his extensive leadership and expertise to further enhance our cybersecurity program,” said Cindy Finkelman, Chief Information Officer, FactSet. “FactSet has been a trusted partner to our clients worldwide for nearly 40 years, and the addition of Alan to our team exemplifies our commitment to building on that strength.”