Neustar, Inc. has expanded its Executive Committee by hiring Brian McCann as executive vice president and president of security solutions and Lee Kirschbaum as senior vice president of communication solutions and corporate business development.
McCann was most previously the president of the Security Solutions business unit at NETSCOUT Systems, a software-focused company.
CEO Charlie Gottdiener expressed his pleasure in announcing McCann’s appointment.
“He has an established track record in the security industry for building top performing teams, delivering breakout results and creating extraordinary value for clients,” Gottdiener added.
McCann will oversee the vision, strategy and stakeholder satisfaction of the company’s cybersecurity business and its application security, DNS, security intelligence and website performance management cloud-based solutions.
“The cloud-based approach for Security-as-a-Service coupled with Neustar’s data analytics and machine learning technologies creates a huge advantage for security services,” McCann said. “I am thrilled to be a part of this impressive company and lead the talented security solutions team.”
Kirschbaum joins Neustar as previous senior vice president of product, marketing and alliances at Opus, a provider of risk and compliance software-as-a-service solutions. Prior to that, he was president of Kroll Compliance, a division of Kroll, Inc., focused on providing technology-enabled due diligence and compliance solutions.
Kirschbaum will be responsible for accelerating growth an innovation within the company’s Communications Solutions division and overseeing the execution of the corporation’s growth strategies as the leader of the corporate business development.
“I look forward to accelerating growth and innovation leading this business unit as well as across the company in my corporate business development role,” he said.