Neustar Security Services Appoints Alice Palmer as Chief Marketing Officer


STERLING, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Neustar Security Services, a leading provider of cloud-based security services that enable global businesses to thrive online, announced that Alice Palmer has joined the company as Chief Marketing Officer. Palmer will draw on more than twenty years of experience to lead the company’s global marketing strategy and marketing team, and to drive growth through accelerated demand generation, product and partner marketing and to the creation of the brand.

“Neustar Security Services is very responsive to the needs of its customers as they strive to keep pace with digital acceleration and the increasing challenges associated with protecting their brands online,” said Palmer. “I’m excited to join a dynamic and talented team with best-in-class products and services, and to get to work uncovering new opportunities to delight our existing customers and bring new segments into the fold.”

Palmer’s extensive experience spans global public and private organizations, where she has seamlessly combined her customer-centric approach with strategic, creative thinking and data insights to drive compelling results. Most recently, she capped off a six-year tenure at Monotype as Senior Vice President of Marketing, with a mission to empower the world’s top brands to be authentic, powerful and consistent.

“With her broad global perspective and data-driven marketing acumen in the B2B technology space, Alice brings a unique skill set to her role as Chief Marketing Officer,” said Colin Doherty, CEO of Neustar Security Services. “We are delighted to welcome him to the leadership team, and we look forward to enriching our strategic vision with his insights and data-driven approach to vertical markets and our customer base. Under his leadership, we are confident that Neustar Security Services will expand its reach as we cement our reputation as a provider of unparalleled cloud-based security services and solutions.

Throughout his career, Palmer has managed top B2B brands and successfully led organizations through business model transformations and market expansions, including at Monotype as well as previous roles at Autodesk and Avid Technology. At Autodesk, Palmer led go-to-market and product lifecycle strategies for the company’s major brands and spearheaded product launches, M&A integrations, and brand extensions. At Avid Technology, she oversaw the company’s largest marketing campaigns, public relations initiatives and partner marketing programs in all key markets.

Palmer’s efficiency is the product, in part, of a commitment to strong cross-functional collaboration, especially between the sales and product teams. She has a reputation for cultivating talent within an organization and building an organization’s reputation through effective thought leadership initiatives. She holds an MBA from the FW Olin Graduate School of Business at Babson College, where she served as valedictorian and summa cum laudeas well as a Bachelor of Arts from Duke University.

About Neustar Security Services

The world’s biggest brands depend on Neustar security services to protect their digital infrastructure and online presence. Neustar Security Services offers a suite of cloud-based services that are secure, reliable and available to enable global businesses to thrive online. The company’s UltraSecurity™ suite of solutions protects organizations’ networks and applications from risk and downtime, ensuring businesses and their customers experience exceptional interactions all day, every day. Delivering industry-leading performance, Neustar Security Services’ mission-critical security portfolio provides best-in-class DNS, application and network security services (including DDoS, WAF and bot attack management) to its Global 5000 customers and beyond. Neustar Security Services is backed by Golden Gate Capital and GIC. For more information, visit

About the Golden Gate Capital

Golden Gate Capital is a San Francisco-based private equity investment firm with over $19 billion in cumulative committed capital. Principals of Golden Gate Capital have a long and successful history of investing in a wide range of industries and types of transactions, including privatizations, corporate divestitures and recapitalizations, as well as debt and equity investments public. Notable investments in software and technology services sponsored by Golden Gate Capital include Infor, BMC Software, LiveVox, Vector Solutions, Ex Libris, 20-20 Technologies and Ensemble Health Partners. For more information, visit

About the GIC

GIC is a leading global investment firm established in 1981 to secure Singapore’s financial future. As Singapore’s foreign exchange reserve manager, GIC takes a disciplined, long-term investment approach and is uniquely positioned across a wide range of globally active asset classes and strategies. These include equities, fixed income, real estate, private equity, venture capital and infrastructure. Our long-term approach, multi-asset capabilities and global connectivity make us an investor of choice. We seek to add significant value to our investments. Based in Singapore, we have a global talent force of over 1,800 people in 10 key financial cities and have investments in over 40 countries.


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