Mr Hansen has had a career in international IT and data security organisations. He has a international M&A and business integration background, having directed world-wide teams since 2005. Mr Hansen is currently an Operating Executive for Marlin Operations Group, Inc. Prior, Mr Hansen was VP and general manager of Dell Software Group. Previously, He was President and CEO of SafeNet Inc. At SafeNet, he led a recapitalisation of the company that saw growth in revenues and profits before its sale to Gemalto NV. Mr Hansen also brings his experience in services, products, marketing and business planning. Mr Hansen also held the role of president and CEO of Numara Software where he oversaw the company's sale and integration into BMC Software. From 2002 to 2011, Mr Hansen held executive positions with CA Technologies including CIO, GM, Security and GM, Enterprise Products and Solutions.