Reston, VA – April 5, 2018Graphus, a social engineering defense company that provides automated protection from social engineering threats such as phishing, spear phishing, business email scams, ransomware, and malware attacks for G Suite and Office 365 users, announced today that Matt Porembski is joining their team as Vice President of Business Development.

Matt Porembski has 20 years of experience in management consulting helping clients to achieve growth and efficiency.

Matt started his career at Price Waterhouse working on complex consulting engagements to develop new products, optimize logistics networks, and make better business decisions using fact-based analysis. He then spent nearly 11 years as a Senior Manager at a startup consulting firm, helping to grow it from four to more than 50 professionals. In 2015 he founded Avanza, a consulting firm committed to advancing the mission of its clients through special projects in financial management, modeling, analytics, and technology.

“Matt is one of the early investors in Graphus and has been actively engaged in helping with our strategic growth. It’s a pleasure and honor to have him join the team in an operating role”, stated Manoj Srivastava, co-founder & CEO of Graphus.

Matt will lead the go-to-market strategy in the public sector, which includes establishing strategic partnerships and business development efforts. He will also work on strategic accounts within the federal space.

It’s been nearly three years since I met Manoj in a chance encounter at a startup conference,” said Matt Porembski. “It didn’t take long before I became passionate about the Graphus team, the product, and their mission. I am honored and excited to get to work and achieve our goals.”

Matt’s in-depth knowledge and experience in both the public and private sectors makes this an extremely important hire for Graphus, as well as our clients and partners.

About Graphus

Graphus provides immediate protection and peace of mind for cloud application users by automatically eliminating social engineering – phishing, email scams, and malware attacks. The simple, powerful, and automated Graphus solution employs artificial intelligence to establish a Trust Graph™ between people, devices, and networks to detect threats. Companies can activate Graphus in less than a minute. Based in Reston, Virginia, the Graphus team has decades of experience in the cyber industry and are pioneers in cyber attacks detection.  For more information, visit https://www.graphus.ai