LogMeIn Co-Founder Marton Anka joins the Board of cloud encryption company Tresorit as an investor and strategic advisor. Bringing his experience in building LogMeIn to one of the world’s top 10 public SaaS companies, Mr. Anka will support the go-to-market of Tresorit’s new software developer tool and encryption platform called ZeroKit and provide guidance to further strengthen Tresorit’s presence on the zero-knowledge cloud encryption market.
As the Co-Founder and CTO of LogMeIn (NASDAQ: LOGM), Mr. Anka has played a crucial part in growing LogMeIn to a market leader in cloud-based conferencing, remote access management and customer engagement solutions. After retiring from his active management role in 2013, Anka launched Caret, a new venture allowing smartphone users to share their address book and availability information in a revolutionizing new way.
“We’re delighted to welcome Mr. Anka to the Tresorit Board as an investor and advisor. He brings a deep technology background in IT security and a thorough knowledge of the Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) market. Mr. Anka’s strategic guidance will be invaluable for us to further strengthen our presence on the zero-knowledge cloud encryption market. His business insights will help us in working towards our mission of making cloud-based data management secure with end-to-end encryption and leverage new opportunities with our developer tool ZeroKit”, Istvan Lam, co-founder and CEO of Tresorit commented.
ZeroKit helps companies put security first
“Tresorit’s sharp focus on security in cloud-based data management is unique. Built using its patented and revolutionary zero-knowledge encryption technology, Tresorit’s collaboration tool deliver the high level of security businesses need, while their new developer platform ZeroKit is a solution for the growing demand for easy-to-integrate security. ZeroKit helps companies put security first, from financial services to healthcare applications and enterprise software solutions”, Marton Anka added, commenting on the announcement.
Founded in 2011, Tresorit has been growing steadily and is now trusted by more than 10,000 businesses globally, including T-Systems, Erste Bank, the German Red Cross and many more.
While further developing its file collaboration tool with enterprise features, Tresorit aims to provide a developer platform for services to manage sensitive user and business data with its new product ZeroKit. The company has recently teamed up with Apple Health to bring end-to-end encryption to digital health applications, enabling innovation in the healthcare industry by providing zero-knowledge privacy and security for sensitive patient data.