Darktrace Founders Named ‘Team of the Year’ at Enterprise Awards

‘The Oscars of The Technology Industry’ Recognize Darktrace’s Entrepreneurial Team for its Vision, Strategy and Innovation

Cambridge, UK
Thursday June 15, 2017

Darktrace, the leader in Enterprise Immune System technology, has today announced that its founders were named ‘Team of the Year’ at the Enterprise Awards held at The Dorchester in London last night.

Known as ‘the Oscars of the Technology Industry’, the Enterprise Awards celebrate the very best of the UK’s entrepreneurial talent. Past winners include some of Britain’s most inspirational individuals who have achieved prominence on both private and public markets. Darktrace’s founders were named ‘Team of the Year’ in recognition of their vision, strategy and the disrupting innovation behind Darktrace’s AI technology.

“We are delighted to win the ‘Team of the Year’ award at the Enterprise Awards,” said Poppy Gustafsson, CEO EMEA, Darktrace. “Less than four years ago, a few of us founded Darktrace with the conviction that machine learning and AI would transform the future of cyber defense. Today, this vision has been fulfilled, as our disruptive technology detects and fights back against sophisticated cyber-threats in real time. The ‘Team of the Year’ award is testament to the fundamental innovation behind our technology and recognizes the passion, dedication and hard work of our brilliant team of 500 employees.”

About Darktrace

Darktrace is the world’s leading machine learning company for cyber security. Created by mathematicians from the University of Cambridge, the Enterprise Immune System uses AI algorithms to automatically detect and take action against cyber-threats within all types of networks, including physical, cloud and virtualized networks, as well as IoT and industrial control systems. A self-configuring platform, Darktrace requires no prior set-up, identifying advanced threats in real time, including zero-days, insiders and stealthy, silent attackers. Headquartered in San Francisco and Cambridge, UK, Darktrace has 24 offices worldwide.