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Matthew Olton | Tenable

head-shot-oltonTenable Inc. announced the appointment of Matthew Olton as senior vice president of corporate development and strategy.

At Tenable, Olton will work  with the broader security technology ecosystem to ensure that the company helps global enterprise customers understand and reduce their cybersecurity risk in the digital era. He will serve on the Tenable executive team.

Olton joins Tenable from Symantec Corp., where he was the senior vice president, corporate development and ventures. In his role, he oversaw Symantec’s global mergers and acquisitions and managed Symantec’s corporate venture investments practice. Prior to Symantec, Olton was senior vice president, corporate development at Dell Technologies Capital.

In his career, Olton has led the acquisitions of over 100 companies having aggregate transaction value of more than $20 billion. He works closely with boards of directors, executive management and business units on topics such as strategy, opportunity identification and assessment, transaction structuring, execution and integration.

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