Company achieves ISO 27001:2013 certification, hires information security lead
(March 8, 2022 – Kansas City, MO) – Leverage Lab, Inc, a leading first-party data consultancy, continues its dramatic growth by opening a European Division in Bucharest, Romania to support a burgeoning roster of clients and technology partners. The office is a critical hub for providing robust technology services for organizations undergoing a customer-first digital transformation. The new office opens its doors with a planned team of six front-end development, analytics, client partners, and data engineers.
Frederick Gyebi-Ababio, CISSP, heads up the Leverage Lab ROM SRL (LLBROM) office as the company’s new Director of Information Security. Gyebi-Ababio brings an impressive background in information security and general IT Management, including leading third-party risk management for SABIC, a Saudi-owned chemicals company, and launching a new HSBC effort for information classification, detection, and prevention of data leakage. Previously, Gyebi-Ababio also worked with global companies including, Deloitte, Capgemini, Vodafone, Mondelez International, Worldpay, the UK Government, and Shell Petroleum.
“We are on fire!” said AnnMarie Wills, CEO, and co-founder of Leverage Lab. “After two years of triple-digit growth and expanding our first-party data practice from media to include retail, DTC, CPG, and Business-to-Business verticals, Leverage Lab is now helping global marketers lead a digital transformation process that has organizations restructuring to become more customer-first focused.”
This growth comes at a time when Leverage Lab demonstrates the maturity and effectiveness of its information security program through an ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification led by A-LIGN, a well-regarded cybersecurity compliance, and audit service. ISO 27001 is an international standard that ensures organizations comply with best practices for information security management. It outlines requirements for establishing, maintaining, and certifying information security management systems (ISMS), including policy implementation, continuous control monitoring, evidence of effective security controls, executive oversight, and more. An ISO 27001 certified ISMS enables organizations to manage the security of sensitive assets such as intellectual property, and personally-identifiable information.
About Leverage Lab
Leverage Lab is the premier first-party data agency helping companies realize measurable revenue increases through the power of data. Leverage Lab powers a customer-centric approach for data-rich organizations across a spectrum of industries, delivering stronger consumer engagement throughout the customer journey that delivers improved revenue. Clients consider Leverage Lab part of its competitive advantage and include top consumer goods, e-commerce, business-to-business, and media companies.