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Former Deltek Finance VP Mark Monroe Joins PAE as Corporate Controller; John Heller Comments

Mark Monroe, former vice president of finance and corporate controller at Deltek, has joined Arlington, Virginia-based contractor PAE as corporate controller. He was most recently responsible for Deltek’s global accounting, corporate governance and financial reporting and analysis functions, as well as oversaw the financial aspects of six acquisition deals the enterprise software vendor previously …

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Philippe Vallee to Succeed Olivier Piou as Gemalto CEO; Alex Mandl Comments

Philippe Vallee, chief operating officer at Gemalto, will be endorsed by the board of directors to succeed Olivier Piou as the new CEO of the Amsterdam-based digital security firm, effective Sept. 1. Piou will retire on Aug. 31 but will continue to serve on Gemalto’s board as a non-executive director, …

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Olivier Piou: Gemalto Closes SafeNet Acquisition for Enterprise, Cloud Security Strategy

Amsterdam-based online security firm Gemalto has closed its estimated $890 million cash acquisition of Maryland-headquartered enterprise data protection technology maker SafeNet from Vector Capital. Gemalto said Wednesday it will add SafeNet into the payment and identity segment and the purchase is primarily of platforms and services. Olivier Piou, Gemalto CEO, said the …

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Gemalto Inks $890M Cash Deal to Buy SafeNet

Online security firm Gemalto has agreed to acquire enterprise data protection technology provider SafeNet from Vector Capital for $890 million in cash. Gemalto expects the SafeNet purchase to close in the fourth quarter of this year and will finance the deal with cash on hand and money under existing credit …

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SafeNet Names BMC Vet Michael Branca CFO; Dave Hansen Comments

Information security firm SafeNet has appointed BMC Software (NASDAQ: BMC) veteran Michael Branca chief financial officer, effective immediately. The company said he will report to Dave Hansen, president and CEO, and succeed Greg Repas, who served as interim CFO since June 2012 after Charles Neral left the company. Rapas will …

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Raytheon Acquires SafeNet’s Government Solutions Business; Daniel Crowley Comments

Raytheon Co. (NYSE: RTN) has acquired the government solutions business of SafeNet Inc. for an undisclosed amount and will add around 170 SafeNet employees to form a new information systems product area. Jim Summers, general manager of SafeNet Government Solutions, will lead that area, which will be housed within the integrated communication …

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SafeNet Names Dave Hansen CEO, Succeeding Chris Fedde

SafeNet has appointed Dave Hansen to succeed Chris Fedde as president and CEO, the company said Monday, also announcing Hansen will join the board of directors. Hansen comes to the company from BMC Software (NASDAQ: BMC), where he most recently served as a vice president and general manager. Fedde joined …

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SafeNet to Sell Government Solutions Business; Chris Fedde Comments

SafeNet Inc. has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its government solutions business unit to an undisclosed buyer, the company announced Thursday. “Over the years, SafeNet’s name has become synonymous with data protection, ”  said Chris Fedde, SafeNet’s president and CEO. “Today’s announcement will allow us to sharpen our focus and extend …

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SafeNet CFO Charles Neral Stepping Down June 30

SafeNet Inc. Chief Financial Officer Charles Neral is stepping down to pursue another opportunity, effective June 30, the company announced Friday. The company said it will search externally for Neral’s successor and Chief Accounting Officer Greg Repas will become CFO on an interim basis. Repas will oversee corporate finance functions …

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