Onapsis Appoints Schlumberger CIO Sebastien Lehnherr to Board of Directors
Technology Veteran Brings Proven Digital Capabilities in Cloud, Cybersecurity and Mission-Critical Applications to Help Drive Company Vision Forward
BOSTON – January 13, 2021 – Onapsis, the leader in mission-critical application cybersecurity and compliance, today announced the appointment of Schlumberger Chief Information Officer (CIO) Sebastien Lehnherr to its board of directors, succeeding Mario Chiock, Chief Information Security Officer at Schlumberger. Lehnherr brings nearly 20 years of experience driving strategic technology and security initiatives at Schlumberger, which will be instrumental as Onapsis guides customers on the next phase of their digital transformation journeys.
A proven technology executive with a strong cybersecurity and operations track record, Lehnherr possesses a keen understanding of what it takes to deploy differentiated technologies and applications to drive performance and support digital transformation ambitions. Lehnherr has held various information technology, software product development and cybersecurity leadership positions at Schlumberger, including Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), where he oversaw the company’s global, enterprise-wide security strategy.
Lehnherr adds to the world-class technology leadership on the Onapsis board, which also includes former Google CISO Gerhard Eschelbeck; NightDragon founder and former FireEye and McAfee CEO Dave DeWalt; Maria Cirino, co-founder and managing director at .406 Ventures; Yvon Roy, senior director, venture capital and technologies at Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ); Marcos Galperin, chairman of the board, President and CEO of Mecardo Libre; J.R. Smith, partner at Evolution Equity Partners; David Stienes, partner at LLR Partners; and Mariano Nunez (CEO), Juan Pablo Perez-Etchegoyen (CTO) and Victor Hugo Montero, (CIO), co-founders of Onapsis.
“It’s an honor to join the Onapsis board after a year of record growth and expansion,” said Lehnherr. “Onapsis is a true pioneer in the market, uniquely addressing a vital need to keep critical information, systems and processes from the cloud to the core secure and compliant at all times. As Onapsis broadens its support to other leading SaaS and cloud applications, I look forward to sharing unique insight from my own modernization efforts to help drive that vision forward.”
In October 2020, Onapsis announced a $55 million Series D funding round, fueling its growth strategy to support Salesforce, Workday, Oracle, SAP and other leading cloud applications. This new support for mission-critical SaaS applications enables Onapsis to execute its vision of accelerating digital transformation initiatives by delivering cybersecurity and compliance solutions for all mission-critical applications and the interconnections between them.
“We’re honored to have Sebastien join our board, succeeding another transformational leader such as Mario Chiock, ” said Mariano Nunez, CEO and co-founder, Onapsis. “His know-how and real-world success at Schlumberger will be incredibly influential as we take our next step in delivering protection and ensuring resiliency for the interconnected applications that run intelligent enterprises across the globe.”
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Onapsis protects the mission-critical applications that run the global economy, from the core to the cloud. The Onapsis Platform uniquely delivers actionable insight, secure change, automated governance and continuous monitoring for critical systems—ERP, CRM, PLM, HCM, SCM and BI applications—from leading vendors such as SAP, Oracle, Salesforce and others.
Onapsis is headquartered in Boston, MA, with offices in Heidelberg, Germany and Buenos Aires, Argentina. We proudly serve more than 300 of the world’s leading brands, including 20% of the Fortune 100, 6 of the top 10 automotive companies, 5 of the top 10 chemical companies, 4 of the top 10 technology companies and 3 of the top 10 oil and gas companies.
The Onapsis Platform is powered by the Onapsis Research Labs, the team responsible for the discovery and mitigation of more than 800 zero-day vulnerabilities in mission-critical applications. The reach of our threat research and platform is broadened through leading consulting and audit firms such as Accenture, Deloitte, IBM, PwC and Verizon—making Onapsis solutions the standard in helping organizations protect their cloud, hybrid and on-premises mission-critical information and processes.
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