SLAIT Consulting Welcomes Chief Security Officer and Director of Security Solutions

Virginia Beach, VA —February 2, 2015 — SLAIT Consulting, a major provider of information technology services, announced today that Arnold Bell has joined the firm as the Chief Security Officer and Director of Security Solutions.   A 25-year veteran of the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Arnold will lead and expand SLAIT’s security practice which focuses on public and private sector cyber compliance and security. The move reflects SLAIT’s enhanced focus on security. SLAIT has a long history of success providing clients with risk and vulnerability assessments, compliance reviews and a wide range of security solutions to include incident response and handling.

Arnold worked for the FBI and retired in 2012 as the Director of its Domestic Security Alliance Council. During his tenure, he worked at FBI headquarters leading international training efforts and was a Chief in the FBI Cyber Division, Cybercrime section. Recently, Arnold worked for General Electric (GE) in their IT Risk organization where he developed and lead GE’s IT Risk Cyber Relations program. On cyber related matters, Arnold was GE’s primary interface U.S. Government and their significant industry partners. In addition, Arnold lead one of GE’s intelligence teams.

Nigel Buttery, President of SLAIT Consulting states, “Arnold’s wealth of experience and industry knowledge has already made him a key addition to our team. With the sophistication of threats continuing to rise, his thought leadership and innovation will strengthen our ability to provide strategic solutions to our clients.”

About SLAIT Consulting

SLAIT Consulting is an information technology company that specializes in cyber-security and data center solutions. SLAIT holds top partner status and certifications with leading technology organizations which enables us to help businesses, government and educational institutions develop comprehensive plans to build and maintain their IT infrastructure. SLAIT is headquartered in Virginia Beach, VA with regional offices in Richmond, VA, Greenbelt, MD, Raleigh, and Charlotte, NC. For additional information, call 800-761-6898 or visit

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