Next-gen SIEM and XDR vendor Exabeam has announced the appointment of Gianna Driver as Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO). As CHRO, Driver is chartered with creating scalable processes that will enrich the employee experience and enable Exabeam employees to do their best work. She will be responsible for architecting the company’s talent strategy, driving corporate culture and diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) initiatives, and leading the global human resources function. Driver will also manage the strategy and processes related to building, investing in, and retaining top talent at Exabeam.
Gianna brings nearly 20 years of executive human resources management experience in small, large, private, and public global companies to Exabeam. Prior to Exabeam, Driver was the Chief People Officer at BlueVine, a private fintech company based in Redwood City, CA. Before BlueVine, Gianna led HR and People functions in high-growth technology, gaming, consumer, and SaaS organisations including Playstudios, Aristocrat, Actian Corporation, Talend, and Balsam Brands.
“I’m thrilled to join Exabeam, named a 2021 Best Place to Work by Inc., San Francisco Business Times, and Silicon Valley Journal and also recognised as one of the fastest-growing companies in North America on the 2021 Deloitte Technology Fast 500 list,” said Gianna Driver, chief human resources officer, Exabeam.
“Exabeam is experiencing a transformative period of growth and achievement and I’m inspired by the team, vision, and leadership. I’m eager to bring my passions––building a high-performance culture, establishing operational excellence, and creating joy at work––to Exabeam. It is inspiring and energising to join a company that is helping organisations remain safe and secure.”
“At Exabeam, values and culture are our top priorities and Gianna embodies our people first approach,” said Michael DeCesare, chief executive office and president, Exabeam. “Our people are our most valuable asset and I will work with Gianna to continue to empower everyone to do their best work. With Gianna’s technology and leadership experience, she’ll help us advance our workforce, culture, and DEI efforts. Together we will give our employees the tools they need to take not only Exabeam, but their personal and professional growth, to the next level.”
Exabeam helps thousands of security analysts around the world tackle complex cybersecurity issues by fully automating their Threat Detection, Investigation, and Response (TDIR) workflows. Exabeam Fusion SIEM and Exabeam Fusion XDR greatly accelerate the time it takes for security teams to conduct deep investigations and more quickly resolve security incidents across their organisations.