Eide Bailly LLP, a regional certified public accounting and business advisory firm, has hired Michael Nouguier as director of Cybersecurity Services.
Nouguier formerly served as the practice director of Threat Management at Optiv Security, Inc.
The firm said he is an “experienced and energetic professional who utilizes outstanding leadership, project management skills, cybersecurity knowledge, IT proficiency and teamwork—along with his strong business knowledge and work ethic—to provide innovative and effective problem-solving solutions”.
Nouguier brings several certifications and 15 years of IT and cybersecurity experience, with 10 of those years served in a leadership role. He will be based out of the firm’s Colorado office and serving clients firmwide.
Nouguier said: “I’m excited to be a part of the Eide Bailly team. In my 15 years of working in IT and cybersecurity, I’ve seen the devastating effects that breaches can have on an organization. I look forward to helping clients keep their systems safe and their data protected.”
Eide Bailly provides cybersecurity advisory, implementation, managed security and incident response services.