Cybervergent has recently been certified in the Platinum category by the Great Place to Work Institute following the completion of a full assessment of the work environment and outstanding employee experience.
The award, which is a measurement of an organisation’s Trust Index score, underscores the company’s commitment to the employees as they remain a key driver of its successes.
According to Adetokunbo Omotosho, the Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Cybervergent, as a business, they understand the critical role that cybersecurity plays not only in protecting organisations but also in safeguarding the national security of the country.
Through its proprietary technology, Cybervergent ensures seamless integration, allowing organisations to proactively protect their networks, data, and applications from malicious intrusions.
To this end, Omotosho said, “Our rebranding to Cybervergent signifies a transformative journey from advisory services to a technology powerhouse. Now, our specialised focus on cybersecurity enhances our capabilities to provide tailored, automated solutions addressing the unique challenges faced by modern businesses.
“Cybervergent’s team of seasoned experts and engineers is dedicated to staying ahead of cyber threats, ensuring that businesses are shielded from the ever-evolving digital risk landscape”, he added.
In 2022, the Nigerian financial sector recorded financial losses worth more than N2 trillion to cybersecurity breaches. Hence, Omotosho said there is an urgent need for the Nigerian business community to build a robust cybersecurity solution and resilience to manage future losses.
“In today’s data-driven world, customer trust is paramount. A breach can erode trust and damage a company’s reputation. Prioritising cybersecurity demonstrates a commitment to protecting customer data, fostering trust, and maintaining a positive brand image.
“Many industries have stringent regulations regarding the protection of sensitive information.
“Cybersecurity measures ensure compliance with these regulations, avoiding legal consequences and financial penalties for organisations found wanting.
“As businesses embrace digital transformation, cybersecurity becomes an enabler for innovation. This is because secure digital platforms and emerging technologies empower organisations to explore new business models and stay competitive.
For us, we understand that cybersecurity is not just a defensive measure but a strategic asset that empowers businesses to thrive in the digital landscape. Our solutions are designed to be proactive, adaptive, and aligned with the dynamic needs of modern enterprises. By helping automate the fortification of our client’s our cyber defenses, we contribute to their overall resilience and service to their customers.
“We recognize that cybersecurity is not just a defensive measure but a strategic asset that empowers businesses to thrive in the digital landscape. Our solutions are designed to be proactive, adaptive, and aligned with the dynamic needs of modern enterprises.
“Moreso, Cybersecurity is fundamental in securing critical national infrastructure such as power grids, communication networks, and financial systems. A cyber-attack on these infrastructures could have severe consequences for the nation’s stability and well-being. Cybersecurity is closely tied to the economic health of a nation. Successful cyber-attacks can disrupt national activities leading to economic losses and potential job cuts.
“Constant monitoring and analysis of cyber threats provide valuable intelligence for national security agencies. Collaboration between the public and private sectors is crucial to sharing threat intelligence and responding effectively to emerging cyber threats. In essence, investing in robust cybersecurity measures is an investment prosperity.
“At Cybervergent, we are committed to playing our part in fortifying the cyber defenses that underpins our clients’ and national well-being”, he said.