Dragos, a provider in cybersecurity for industrial control systems (ICS)/operational technology (OT) environments, has announced further expansion in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), where Dragos has its regional headquarters at the Saudi Information Technology Company (SITE) in Riyadh, in alignment with accelerated growth in the country.
An official statement quoted, “The expansion supports priorities set by Saudi Arabia’s 2020 budget allocation of SAR102 billion ($27.2 billion) for security and regional administration including cybersecurity, as well as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Vision 2030 pillar on National Industrial Development and Logistics. “
Bruce Niven, Chief Investment Officer, Aramco Ventures said, “Dragos is that partner and as a testament to our trust in them, we have invested in the company. We are pleased that Dragos continues to expand its footprint to enable more organizations in the region to secure the critical infrastructure that serves our communities and contributes to the global economy.”
Dragos is privately held and headquartered in the Baltimore-Washington, DC area with a regional presence around the world, including Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Europe, and the Middle East.