Shannon Zorn as new Security Practice Lead

Sydney, 8th December 2023 — DNX Solutions, a trusted leader in cloud services, proudly announces the appointment of Shannon Zorn as the new Security Practice Lead, reinforcing the company’s commitment to providing tailored cloud security solutions. It is not just a strategic decision; it reflects DNX’s core focus on cloud security, compliance, migration, and application and data modernisation to better meet the needs of its valued customers.

The appointment of Shannon Zorn highlights the company’s commitment to keeping data and systems safe in today’s digital world. With 24 years of experience in cybersecurity from working with the U.S. Department of Defence and Radford University, Zorn brings expertise and practical skills. He’s been involved in various roles related to healthcare information systems, signal, and cybersecurity in the Army. At Radford University, he led the cybersecurity practice of the IMPACT Lab, where he taught and researched in the field. As a U.S. Army/Air Force Veteran, Zorn is known for getting results, having strong ethics, and excelling in high-pressure situations. In his role, Zorn will be crucial in shaping the strategic direction of the security practice, making sure it lines up with the latest cloud technologies and best practices.

“Security is a fundamental cornerstone of DNX Solutions’ ethos,” asserted Helder Klemp, CEO of DNX Solutions. “We understand that in today’s digital landscape, safeguarding data and systems is paramount. Our unwavering commitment to security extends to every facet of our operations, from designing and implementing secure cloud solutions to fostering a culture of vigilance and compliance within our team. This is a super exciting time for DNX as we continue to focus on our customers’ demands now and into their future.”

In his new role, Shannon Zorn will play a key part in promoting excellence, innovation, and growth in the cloud security practice area. He’ll encourage a culture of vigilance and compliance, aiming to uphold the company’s reputation as a trusted cloud services provider. The establishment of this security practice has been in the works for over 3 years, including their secure cloud governance platform powered by Citadel. This move, along with Zorn’s efforts, will further strengthen DNX Solutions’ commitment to putting customers first.

Zorn expressed his enthusiasm, stating, “I am thrilled by the prospect of fortifying DNX’s security posture and that of our esteemed clients. Having already been immersed in the DNX environment since January, I am keenly aware of the existing culture of resilience that permeates our organisation. Collaborating with our outstanding team, I am excited to channel my expertise and unwavering dedication to cybersecurity, allowing us to navigate the ever-evolving threat landscape confidently, proactively manage risks, and imbue a security-first mindset throughout DNX and the clients we proudly serve. We will create an even more robust security foundation, ensuring our collective success in an increasingly interconnected and challenging digital realm.

DNX Solutions recognises that customer trust is built through diligence and dedication. The appointment of Shannon Zorn as Security Practice Lead reflects the company’s commitment to creating a more robust security foundation, ultimately benefiting clients by safeguarding their data and systems.