DORAL, Fla. – November 08, 2016 – United Data Technologies, a technology solutions company which evaluates, architects, secures, and manages information technology for organizations of all sizes, has expanded its senior management team with the hiring of three new executives. The vice presidents, who will be based at the company’s headquarters in Doral, Fla., will enhance the company’s service to clients in the financial services, federal government and cybersecurity arenas.
Mike Sanchez has joined UDT as Chief Information Security Officer overseeing the company’s global information security and risk management operations. Prior to joining UDT, he served as chief operations officer of a closely held Visa subsidiary, and led the company’s strategic initiatives tied to emerging technologies and cybersecurity for commercial and federal markets. Sanchez is a retired Captain of the United States Marine Corps where he served as an infantry officer with 1st Force Recon out of Camp Pendleton, Cal. He received a bachelor’s degree in computer engineering and a law degree from the University of Miami.
Jeffrey J. Engle
has joined UDT as Vice President of the company’s federal government sector. Engle is responsible for leading government relations, including federal IT lifecycle modernization partnerships and solution development. Prior to joining UDT, Engle served as director of program development at Metabiota, Inc., where he spearheaded business development and managed international project portfolios. A veteran of the United States Army, Engle is a former senior vice commander, Military Order of the Purple Heart. He received a master’s degree and a graduate certificate in policy analysis from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.
Guillermo A. Benites
has joined UDT as Vice President of Financial Services. Benites is responsible for the creation and innovation of business solutions for the financial services sector. Prior to joining UDT, Benites served as CEO of Axxis Solutions and COO of Enterprise Risk Management, in addition to having served in varied leadership positions at Caja Mediterráneo, Banco de Crédito del Perú, and Atlantic Security Bank of Miami. He received a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from Florida International University and a master’s degree in business administration and finance from Nova Southeastern University.
“We are pleased to further strengthen our management team with distinguished professionals who will bring significant value to UDT and our clients,” said UDT CEO Henry Fleches. “These strategic hires reflect the growing demand for UDT’s services in the financial services and federal government sectors, as well as a need for sophisticated expertise in cybersecurity. We are confident that Guillermo, Jeffrey and Mike will prove critical assets to our team as we continue UDT’s legacy of providing the highest level of expertise and client service.”
About United Data Technologies
United Data Technologies is a technology enabler that helps clients in major industries evaluate, architect, secure, and manage technology on the go, in the rack and in the cloud. UDT provides customized services, including mobility, cloud, collaboration, loT, data, security, and ITaas solutions and technical, professional and managed services. Accomplish more with UDT: www.udtonline.com