CHICAGO – (Feb. 5, 2020) – Crowe LLP announced that it has been awarded Third-Party Risk Management “Partner of the Year” by SecurityScorecard for 2019. Crowe is a public accounting, consulting and technology firm with offices around the world.
Having scored over 1 million companies, SecurityScorecard focuses on providing a single view of cyber risk starting with self-assessment and enabling comprehensive vendor ecosystem risk management. Security ratings represent an emerging market opportunity that enables the channel to have a new conversation with customers and helps to address a plaguing top-of-mind concern with all CISO’s: third-party risk. Gartner predicts that security rating scores will be a mandatory requirement for all companies by 2022.
“Crowe delivered valuable expertise using the Vendor Risk Management Maturity Model, providing useful and relevant insights to our customers. SecurityScorecard is committed to selling 100 percent through channel partnerslike Crowe and we value both our partners and the benefits they bring to our customers,” said Nicole Stavroff, Senior Director of Worldwide Channels at SecurityScorecard. “Our focus is always to build stronger relationships with our solution providers and customers while providing a differentiated solution that delivers business value.”
“Crowe is dedicated to helping organizations build better controls to protect themselves when they utilize suppliers, vendors and other third parties to help accomplish their strategic goals,” said Jill Czerwinski, Crowe Principal and third-party risk services leader. “We believe that companies need to transform the ways they gain assurance into third-party controls. SecurityScorecard’s platform and data provide key insights to support the third-party assessment process.”
Czerwinski further noted that Crowe’s team of consultants and its clients find valuable components in SecurityScorecard's platform including:
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Crowe LLP is a public accounting, consulting and technology firm with offices around the world. Crowe uses its deep industry expertise to provide audit services to public and private entities. The firm and its subsidiaries also help clients make smart decisions that lead to lasting value with its tax, advisory and consulting services. Crowe is recognized by many organizations as one of the best places to work in the U.S. As an independent member of Crowe Global, one of the largest global accounting networks in the world, Crowe serves clients worldwide. The network consists of more than 200 independent accounting and advisory services firms in more than 130 countries around the world.
SecurityScorecard is the global leader in cybersecurity ratings and the only service with over a million companies continuously rated. Founded in 2013 by security and risk experts Dr. Alex Yampolskiy and Sam Kassoumeh, SecurityScorecard’s patented rating technology is used by over 1,000 organizations for self-monitoring, third-party risk management, board reporting and cyber insurance underwriting; making all organizations more resilient by allowing them to easily find and fix cybersecurity risks across their externally facing digital footprint. SecurityScorecard is the only provider of instant risk ratings that automatically map to vendor cybersecurity questionnaire responses - providing a true 360 degree view of risk. SecurityScorecard continues to make the world a safer place by transforming the way companies understand, improve and communicate cybersecurity risk to their boards, employees and vendors. Every company has the universal right to their trusted and transparent Instant SecurityScorecard rating. For more information, visit securityscorecard.com or connect with us on LinkedIn.