Imprivata Names Mark Nesline as Senior Vice President of Engineering

Former executive at Lionbridge Technologies, Sentillion and RSA Security takes Product Development Helm at Imprivata

Lexington, Mass.–July 11, 2017Imprivata®, the healthcare IT security company, today announced the appointment of Mark Nesline to Senior Vice President of Engineering.

In his new role, Mr. Nesline is responsible for driving all engineering, software and server development activities. He has extensive experience in technology product development and has led the delivery of industry-leading products to the security and healthcare markets throughout his career.   

“Mark has established an impressive record for bringing game-changing products to market, and we are delighted that he has joined the Imprivata team,” said Gus Malezis, President and CEO of Imprivata. “His ability to engage and listen to customers, to understand the authentication and access management challenges that care providers and patients face throughout the care continuum, and to deliver solutions designed specifically to meet those challenges, is a perfect fit with the Imprivata mission.”  

“Throughout my tenure in the industry, I’ve known Imprivata to be at the top of the healthcare IT security space,” said Mr. Nesline. “I am thrilled to join a group of experts committed to developing solutions that protect data and save care providers and patients substantial time.  The need to protect patient data from cyberattacks, fraud and simple user error has never been greater. Imprivata’s technology strategy, which includes time tested Identity and Access Management products and newer hybrid cloud components is compelling. I am excited about bringing my experience to bear at Imprivata.”    

Prior to joining Imprivata, Mr. Nesline served as the SVP of Engineering at Lionbridge Technologies, the largest commercial translation company, where he was responsible for the development of Lionbridge’s language translation technology, as well as leading product management and IT. Mr. Nesline has held leadership roles for more than 25 years in software development, hardware development and technical management at companies such as Kenexa (now IBM), Sentillion and RSA Security.

About Imprivata
Imprivata®, the healthcare IT security company, provides healthcare organizations globally with a security and identity platform that delivers authentication management, fast access to patient information, secure communications, and positive patient identification. Imprivata enables care providers to securely and efficiently access, communicate, and transact patient health information to address critical compliance and security challenges while improving productivity and the patient experience. For more information, please visit

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