Press Release

Supply Wisdom Appoints Former World Bank CIO Shelley Leibowitz, to Board of Directors

Written by Supply Wisdom Team

Former World Bank CIO Shelley Leibowitz joins Supply Wisdom Board of Directors
Technology leader brings vast experience in innovation and digital technology strategy

April 20, 2021 09:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time

NEW YORK – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Supply Wisdom – the leader in continuous risk intelligence – announced today the appointment of Shelley Leibowitz to its Board of Directors, effective April 20, 2021, as the lead independent director.

“We are thrilled to welcome Shelley Leibowitz to the Supply Wisdom Board,” said Atul Vashistha, chairman and CEO, Supply Wisdom. “Shelley is a stellar leader among technology professionals. Her experience in technology and risk management along with her expertise in advising companies on innovation and digital strategy will be invaluable for us. We are fortunate to have her guidance as we accelerate our partnerships and expansion plans.”

Vashistha added, “Covid increased awareness with boards and senior management that our new normal dynamic risk environment requires adoption of continuous monitoring across a wide set of risk domains. As the market evangelist for continuous risk monitoring, we experienced 250% growth in 2020. With guidance from Shelley and our other recent Board appointees – Jim Routh and Nathaniel Fick – we expect that growth to accelerate in the near future as we solidify and execute our long-term vision and strategy.”

Ms. Leibowitz brings deep expertise in information security, enterprise risk management, board governance, and performance metrics. As a board member, she will provide strategic guidance to Supply Wisdom’s executive leadership team and advise on growth, automation, privacy, cybersecurity, and digital strategy.

“Supply Wisdom provides a unique platform for visibility and continuous monitoring of complex global supply chains. Understanding your partners and their full stack risk profile is critical to running a resilient and secure business. Certainly, recent events have demonstrated the imperative for organizations large and small to incorporate this kind of intelligence into their risk management programs. I am honored and excited to be working with Atul and the entire Supply Wisdom team to continue to accelerate these capabilities into marketplace,” said Leibowitz.

Ms. Leibowitz is a seasoned corporate director and currently serves on the Board of Directors of Morgan Stanley and BitSight. As well, she advises senior executives and boards in areas of digital transformation, IT risk management, information security and digital trust, performance metrics, and effective governance. Earlier in her career, after more than two decades in technology leadership roles at top tier financial services companies, Ms. Leibowitz served as the first Group-wide Chief Information Officer for the World Bank. She is a lifetime member of the Council on Foreign Relations, on the Advisory Board for the Center for Development Economics at Williams College, and on the NY Board of NACD.

To learn more about Supply Wisdom and its continuous risk monitoring solution, please visit www.supplywisdom.com.

About Supply Wisdom

Supply Wisdom is transforming the supply chain and third-party risk management space globally. Supply Wisdom solutions automate risk management for enterprises and deliver continuous third-party and location risk intelligence, risk monitoring and risk actions across the widest risk aperture to minimize the risks of disruption facing their business, supply chains and third parties.

For more information, visit www.supplywisdom.com and follow us on https://www.linkedin.com/company/supplywisdom

CONTACT: Supply Wisdom, New York
Tori Vichroski, supplywisdom@corporateink.com  (media)
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