Cybersecurity Firm SDGblue Joins Crowe Horwath

Chicago-based Crowe Horwath (FY16 net revenue of $745 million) welcomes the personnel and resources of SDGblue of Lexington, Ky., which provides cybersecurity services and products to a wide spectrum of industries.

Its client base includes health care, finance, insurance, government, retail, manufacturing, utilities and publicly traded clients, among others. The company has 35 professionals and has twice been named to the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies with a three-year sales growth rate of 93%, Crowe announced. Founder and CEO C. Glen Combs will join Crowe as a principal.

“Cybersecurity risks are evolving rapidly, and our clients have been seeking our insight to position them to best manage those risks,” says Steve Strammello, leader of the Crowe risk consulting practice. “The SDGblue team is deeply specialized in cybersecurity risk management and will be of lasting value to our clients.”

Combs says, “By tapping into Crowe’s significant resources, we’ll be able to offer our clients a broader range of products, services and solutions.”