Kurtis Minder

Kurtis Minder is a driven entrepreneur developing new technologies to make the world a better place. He is currently the CEO of GroupSense, an enterprise digital risk management company. Kurtis is also a frequent contributor to the startup community and serves as an adviser and mentor to growing companies.

Kurtis has more than 20 years of experience in roles spanning operations, design and business development at companies like Mirage Networks (acquired by Trustwave), Caymas Systems (acquired by Citrix) and Fortinet (IPO). A fun claim to fame: He was instrumental in building an early custom e-commerce system for the artist Prince that enabled him to circumvent his record company and sell music directly to fans online.

Kurtis can be reached online at https://www.linkedin.com/in/kurtisminder/ and at www.groupsense.io/.

city skyline at dusk with points of light signaling digital footprint

For many prospective acquirers, the due diligence process involves laborious, costly tech and policy audits that often extend beyond the deal close, rather than looking for the target’s digital risk and exposure. GroupSense CEO Kurtis Minder discusses this much easier (and obvious) approach. Information and cybersecurity audits are a fundamental part of the M&A due diligence process. Given the impact of a...

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