Internationally recognized security thought leader Stel Valavanis leads a team of cybersecurity’s most trusted experts as CEO and Founder of onShore Security. The Chicago-headquartered managed security firm is relied upon by top-tier organizations across a variety of highly regulated and information sensitive sectors including financial services, healthcare, government, global construction and manufacturing.
Valavanis is a member of Chicago Arch Angels and is an investor in a number of early-stage tech companies. He currently sits on the board of several leading nonprofits including the ACLU of Illinois where he advises on digital privacy. Valavanis is also an active alumnus of the University of Chicago. A fast-growing industry leader, onShore Security, was founded in 1991 as an extension of Stel’s personal passion for keeping organizations secure as they work toward their most ambitious goals amidst the dynamic backdrop of today’s increasingly dangerous and complex digital world.