Kroll Acquires Security Compass Advisory


Kroll has acquired Security Compass Advisory, expanding its red team, penetration testing and cloud security capabilities.

Security Compass Advisory President, Jordan Kendall, Managing Director, Krishna Raja, and Director of Sales, Joshua Arsenio, will join Kroll under the leadership of Jason Smolanoff, President of Kroll’s cyber risk practice.

Smolanoff commented, “Security Compass Advisory is the ideal strategic partner to help us realize the growth we’ve planned for our assessment and testing services both geographically, through its strength in North America, and from a technology perspective, with their experts helping enhance our growing portfolio of managed security solutions. This acquisition reinforces Kroll’s position as the only firm in the world able to deliver end-to-end cyber security solutions.”

Kendall added, “Our highly technical team at Security Compass Advisory will enhance Kroll’s resources and capabilities in cloud, red teaming, and emerging technology security, bringing nearly 100 certifications tied to AWS, Microsoft Azure and offensive security. Our clients will benefit from Kroll’s extensive threat intelligence and leading incident response services. I’m very excited about the future of our combined organizations’ ability to offer more robust cyber risk management.”

Kroll CEO Jacob Silverman said, “Security Compass Advisory’s innovative technologies, entrepreneurial spirit and focus on excellence are a powerful complement to Kroll’s mission of delivering risk, governance and financial solutions worldwide. Our investments in technology combined with deep expertise are critical to solving the growing complexity of our clients’ business challenges.”

With the acquisition of Security Compass Advisory, Kroll’s Cyber Risk team now includes over 500 professionals worldwide. Learn more about Kroll’s Cyber Risk capabilities.