(Honolulu, Hawaii, Tuesday, July 6, 2021) – Cetra Technology today announced the promotion of Guy Fernandes to company president. He was previously the executive vice president managing the company’s banking, forensic and data recovery divisions. Michael McMurdo who was president will now assume the role of chief executive officer.
“With Cetra Technology’s growth over the past few years, it became important to also develop our leadership team to better serve our clients,” said McMurdo. “Guy is not only a very talented engineer but well-versed in all aspects of our business. His leadership will be critical to Cetra’s continued diversification and growth.”
Fernandes has been with Cetra for more than 11 years and has over 30 years of experience working in the financial, medical, legal, construction, government, retail and hotel industries. He developed the Fraud Detection Check Imaging solution for one of Hawaii’s leading banks and designed IT systems for many of Hawaii’s leading businesses.
In a related move to further improve the reliability and further strengthen the security of Cetra’s services, Anson Lum was promoted from Vice President of Engineering to Chief of Engineering. In his new role, Lum will lead efforts to evaluate and implement technologies to ensure the continued dependability and safety of client systems. Lum has been with Cetra since it was established in 2008 and has had more than 20 years of experience in designing and managing IT infrastructure.
“With the rise of cyberattacks on small businesses, it has become even more critical that we continue to stay ahead of the constantly and rapidly changing landscape of cyber threats,” said McMurdo. “Anson has been very successful in designing IT systems for our clients that reduce vulnerabilities and improve productivity.”
Cetra Technology is a Honolulu-based company that provides businesses with leading edge solutions for all their internet-based technology needs including managed services, cybersecurity, cloud solutions, virtual desktop, network infrastructure, backup and disaster recovery, forensic investigation, access control and VOIP phone systems. For more information go to www.cetratech.com.