Mission Secure, a leading ICS cybersecurity technology company, today announced the closing of a Series B financing round from existing and new investors in North America and Europe representing key global industrial sectors.
Mission Secure will use the new funding to advance the innovative technologies in its patented cyber-protection platform and to recruit additional ICS cybersecurity experts to support 24/7 managed services for its expanding global customer base in oil and gas, chemicals, maritime, manufacturing, smart cities, and defense organizations.
Mission Secure’s Series B funding round is co-led by: IREON Ventures Ltd., the corporate venture innovation arm of Motor Oil Hellas, a leading petroleum company in Southern Europe and the Mediterranean; Energy Innovation Capital, the premier capital provider to entrepreneurs addressing the world’s most difficult energy-related challenges; and Blue Bear Capital Partners, an investor in high-growth technology companies across the energy, infrastructure, and climate industries in North America and Europe.
“Our Series B funding is an investment by industry leaders helping us bring even greater OT technology innovations to market with our Mission Secure Platform and recruit the best and brightest OT cybersecurity experts for our Managed Services team to support our mission of protecting our global customers’ OT networks and safeguarding their operations.” “With our roots in downstream refining and marketing, we understand the need to protect critical assets from cyber threats and to maintain operational resilience,” said Hector Kimonides, Principal at IREON Ventures.
“Our investment in Mission Secure is ultimately an investment in the future of our own businesses.” “As the digitization of the energy industry continues and increasing numbers of devices get connected, Mission Secure provides a level of industrial cybersecurity protection critical energy infrastructure owners are asking for,” said George Coyle, Managing Partner of Energy Innovation Capital.