OnBoard Security Adds Automotive Executive to Board of Directors

Wilmington, MA – June 19, 2018 – OnBoard Security™, a leader in Internet of Things (IoT) security, is pleased to announce that Walt Dorfstatter has joined its Board of Directors. 

Walt was a former Executive Director at General Motors, President of OnStar and CTO at the Over-the-Air (OTA) software update company, Movimento.  While at GM, Walt served as executive director of Integrated Vehicle Health Management (IVHM) and Vehicle Cybersecurity at their Global Research & Development division, where he was responsible for new vehicle technology enablers and analytical tools to enhance product development and convert R&D development to innovation in the market.  At GM OnStar he led the development and implementation of new OnStar technologies and services and oversaw the operations of automated services and hardware quality.    

“We are thrilled to welcome Walt to our Board,” explained Pete Samson, CEO of OnBoard Security.  “His extensive experience will provide us invaluable guidance as we develop new products and services for the burgeoning vehicle cyber security market.” 

Walt’s appointment brings OnBoard Security’s Board of Directors up to five members.


About OnBoard Security

OnBoard Security, headquartered in Wilmington, MA, was created to help automotive and IoT organizations stay ahead of the curve through superior cybersecurity software and services.  For nearly 20 years, the world-renowned experts at OnBoard Security have been pioneering technologies that protect the Internet of Things, now and for the future.  We address three significant challenges: ensuring the security and privacy of connected vehicles, accelerating the implementation of trusted computing, and helping avoid the existential threat from quantum computers to the integrity of the internet.