New York – 17 November 2015 – K2 Intelligence, an industry-leading investigative, compliance, and cyber defense services firm, announced the appointment of Lisa Silverman as managing director. Formerly a managing director with Kroll Inc., Ms. Silverman has conducted high-stakes multinational corporate and government investigations for more than 20 years.

Ms. Silverman’s investigative work spans a wide array of challenges including a range of frauds, shareholder activism and corporate contests, competitive intelligence, the theft of trade secrets, and due diligence. In recent years she co-led international investigations for four state governments in connection with the hiring of private lottery managers. She oversaw the investigations and was charged with project oversight and compliance.

“Lisa is a highly skilled and seasoned investigator with an impressive track record helping clients resolve a wide range of challenging issues,” said Richard Plansky, K2 Intelligence executive managing director and regional head of the Americas. “The core of our business is providing clients with comprehensive solutions to complex problems, and Lisa has both deep and broad expertise across a wide array of industries and disciplines and a long track record of assisting clients resolve complicated issues. She will be a tremendous addition to an already terrific team.”

“In a short span of time, K2 Intelligence has built a strong reputation and become the go-to firm in the corporate investigations industry. I am excited to be joining this extraordinary team—with its best-in-class practitioners and cutting-edge technology—and to raise the level of client service even higher,” said Ms. Silverman.

Ms. Silverman received a B.A. from Haverford College and an M.A. from Columbia University. She also received an M.B.A. in finance and international business from the New York University Stern School of Business. Prior to beginning her career in investigations, Ms. Silverman worked in education.