Abby Smith Named Futurex CFO and General Counsel
BULVERDE, Texas — Futurex has appointed Abby Smith as Chief Financial Officer and General Counsel. As increasing adoption of the Futurex Hardened Enterprise Security Platform continues to expand our presence worldwide, Ms. Smith will direct Futurex's finance and production units and serve as the chief financial spokesperson for the company.
Along with these tasks, Ms. Smith’s comprehensive law background will further her responsibilities to include managing all legal affairs for Futurex as well as all strategic and tactical matters as they relate to achieving corporate goals, advancing the technology roadmap, and expanding Futurex’s cloud-based services through VirtuCrypt.
Ms. Smith is familiar with Futurex’s passionate and motivated corporate culture, having been previously employed at Futurex prior to attending law school, working extensively in the accounting and production departments. "Rejoining the company feels like a homecoming for me," she said. "My prior experience at Futurex was an incredible opportunity and I now look forward to contributing to the forward momentum on this team as CFO."
Ms. Smith is a licensed attorney, having earned her Juris Doctorate degree at St. Mary’s School of Law where she graduated with the distinction of Magna Cum Laude. Ms. Smith further holds a Master of Business Administration degree with a concentration in accounting as well as a bachelor's degree in accounting, graduating Summa Cum Laude.
For over 30 years, Futurex has been a globally recognized name in providing secure, scalable, and versatile data security and fraud prevention solutions. More than 15,000 customers worldwide have trusted Futurex’s Enterprise Security Platform to provide innovative, first-to-market solutions for the secure encryption, storage, authentication, and transmission of sensitive data. Futurex maintains an unyielding commitment to offering advanced, standards-compliant hardware security modules, key management servers, and general-purpose data encryption technology alongside world class customer service.