Clari, the revenue operations leader, announced today that Steve Gentry is joining the company as its Chief Security Officer (CSO). Bringing nearly 20 years of expertise in information security, Gentry will lead Clari’s security team to ensure the highest level of privacy and data protection for the company’s enterprise customers.
“The privacy and security of our customers’ data is central to our business,” said Venkat Rangan, CTO, Clari. “We’re excited to welcome a security expert like Steve that has both the passion and expertise to help us protect our customers’ data in accordance with stringent industry standards and best practices.”
Most recently, Gentry served as a virtual Chief Information Security Officer, CSO, and Chief Privacy Officer at Slandail Consulting where he focused on building and improving overall corporate security programs for global companies across multiple industries. Previously, Gentry served as CSO and CPO at Workfront, Inc. where he had oversight responsibility for the company’s Security, Privacy, and Corporate IT teams spread across five countries. Prior to that, he was Information Security Leader at Adobe Systems, Inc. Gentry is also an accomplished public speaker and has presented at forums and conferences hosted by Gartner and CIO Forum on topics ranging from privacy compliance, digital transformation, IT leadership, information security, compliance management and more.
“What excites me most about joining Clari, aside from its world-class product and leadership, is the company’s dedication and care for their customers,” said Gentry. “I look forward to continuing to strengthen privacy and security standards across every aspect of the Clari product and business.”
Gentry will continue building upon Clari’s security capabilities ensuring enterprise-grade reliability, security and data protection via SOC2 Type 2, ISO27001, GDPR and several data security certifications. For more information about Clari’s security standards click here.