CyAmast appoints internationally respected executive, Scott Forbes, as a Strategic Advisor.
Adam de Jong, CyAmast’s CEO, today announced the appointment of Scott Forbes PhD to their advisory team. Scott is the latest addition to the growing CyAmast team of internationally recognised experts to help shape the future of the company. Mr de Jong said,
“We are delighted to have someone of Scott’s calibre onboard. His breadth and depth of experience in both domestic and international markets is a welcomed addition to the team. Scott’s appointment comes at a really exciting time in our business as we look to carry the momentum from a successful 2020 and rapidly accelerate our commercialisation journey in 2021.”
Scott Forbes has worked closely with start-ups, multinational corporations, universities, national laboratories, and government agencies over the last 20+ years to develop, license, and commercialise fundamental research and emerging technologies. He has led venture capital investments, new product development, and business development efforts in enterprise software, cloud computing, health tech, and cybersecurity.
Previous employers include IP Group, Cryptography Research, Dolby, GE, Microsoft, and Nextel. He holds a Ph.D. in Telecommunications from The Pennsylvania State University, a J.D. from George Washington University, and an M.B.A. from Indiana University.
Scott Forbes’ experience and expertise will be invaluable to the continuing growth of CyAmast, and maintaining their position as thought-leaders in the IoT security space, and in their continuing development strategy.