Atlanta, GA, USA, February, 2017 -- Pindrop, a provider in voice security and authentication, announced new board additions including John Chambers, executive chairman at Cisco, and Martin Casado, general partner at Andreessen Horowitz. Marc Andreessen, co-founder and general partner at Andreessen Horowitz has also joined as a Board Observer. In addition, Chambers has personally invested in the company.
"We are thrilled to have John, Martin and Marc partnering with us as voice becomes the interface of the future. John is going to help scale Pindrop to new heights, Marc is helping with our audacious vision, and Martin knows how to create and dominate a market," said Vijay Balasubramaniyan, CEO and co-founder of Pindrop. "These three entrepreneurs have all created global ecosystems and will help accelerate our growth and expansion in the voice security and authentication market."
"From my first interaction with Vijay Balasubramaniyan, Pindrop's CEO and co-founder, I was taken by his vision and passion for tackling hard problems. In 2016, Pindrop doubled their customer base, solving massive security problems for Fortune 500 companies," said John Chambers, executive chairman, Cisco. "My investment in Pindrop was made to help drive the voice revolution. I believe the company is well positioned for long term success and I am honored to be working closely with Vijay and his executive team."
Posted by Veronica Silva Cusi, news correspondent
Date Posted: Wednesday, March 1, 2017
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