FLEETCOR CISO Named Among Top Cybersecurity Leaders
ATLANTA – March 6, 2023 – FLEETCOR Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FLT), a leading global business payments company, today announced SVP and Chief Information Security Officer James Edgar has been named among the 2023 Top Cybersecurity Leaders by Security Magazine. The award “highlights the accomplishments of innovative information security professionals across sectors.” Edgar is one of seven cybersecurity leaders selected in the publication’s third year of presenting the awards.
Edgar is FLEETCOR’s second-ever CISO, overseeing a Global Information Security team that focuses on responding to incidents and identifying and remediating security vulnerabilities. Edgar has grown his team significantly since his arrival in 2016 and expanded the team’s global capabilities in cybersecurity operations, risk management, assurance, and governance.
“Much of our growth is through mergers and acquisitions, so James’ team is essential to ensuring security and compliance as we absorb these companies,” said FLEETCOR Chief Information Officer Scott duFour.
FLEETCOR has acquired or invested in more than 100 companies in the past ten years.
To view a complete list of 2023 Top Cybersecurity Leaders, visit https://www.securitymagazine.com/topics/2959-top-cybersecurity-leaders.
FLEETCOR Technologies (NYSE: FLT) is a leading global business payments and spend management company that helps businesses spend less by providing innovative solutions that control expense-related purchasing and payment processes. The FLEETCOR portfolio of brands automate, secure, digitize and manage payment transactions on behalf of businesses across more than 100 countries in North America, Latin America, Europe, and Asia Pacific. For more information, please visit www.FLEETCOR.com.
Chad Corley, 770-729-5021