FREDERICKSBURG, Va., May 12, 2022 – Riphean Investments attended the Blu Cyber Summit hosted by Blu Venture Investors at the Bethesda North Marriott Conference Center this past week. Riphean Investments’ Marketing Director Emily Gauldfeldt represented the firm at the event.

The event, which brings together founders and investors in cybersecurity from across the Mid-Atlantic region, was kicked off with a keynote address by Maria Kussmaul, Founding Partner of AGC Partners. Ms. Kussmaul discussed M&A Trends in the cyber industry, as well as future predictions to keep an eye on. Attendees were given the opportunity to meet and network with cyber entrepreneurs as well as investment firms operating in the cyber space.

“A huge thank you to Blu Venture Investors for hosting another successful summit,” said Gauldfeldt. “We are looking forward to forming partnerships with our new connections and continuing conversations with the business leaders innovating the cyber landscape.”

The Blu Cyber Summit has been hailed as one of the leading Mid-Atlantic events for companies and investment firms in the cybersecurity industry with over 300 companies represented and a 75 percent executive attendance rate. The Riphean Investments team used the opportunity to introduce cyber start-ups to their venture studio model and to kickstart partnerships with fellow investment firms.

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