TORONTO, April 22,
2022 /CNW/ - FG Acquisition Corp. (the
"Company") (TSX: FGAA.V) is pleased to announce the
appointment of Pete Huitsing to the
Company's board of directors.
Mr. Huitsing has over 15 years of experience in technology,
cyber security, and leadership roles encompassing public, private
and government sectors. Mr. Huitsing has served as a Security
Partner and Staff Security Engineer at Meta Platforms, Inc.
("Meta") (NASDAQ: FB) since 2017. Mr. Huitsing served
as the VP of Engineering for ZeeMee, Inc., a venture capital-backed
education technology company, from 2014 to 2017,and as the Chief
Technology Officer of Petra Partners, a hedge fund focusing on
alternative lending platforms, from 2013-2016. Mr. Huitsing
was a senior engineer at Endgame, a cybersecurity product company
acquired by Elastic NV (NYSE: ESTC) in 2019, from 2012-2014.
He also served as a cybersecurity analyst at the United States
National Security Agency from 2005 until 2010.
In addition, Mr. Huitsing has held various operational,
engineering, and consulting roles in the public and private
sectors, primarily focused on information security and technology
programs and products. Mr. Huitsing holds a Master of Science in
Computer Science from the Johns Hopkins
University, and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
from the University of Tulsa.
About the Company
FG Acquisition Corp. is a newly organized special purpose
acquisition company incorporated under the laws of British Columbia for the purpose of effecting,
directly or indirectly, an acquisition of one or more businesses or
assets, by way of a merger, amalgamation, arrangement, share
exchange, asset acquisition, share purchase, reorganization, or any
other similar business combination involving the Company. In
addition, Robert I. Kauffman, a
former co-founder and Principal of Fortress Investment Group,
serves as a Senior Advisor to the Company.
SOURCE FG Acquisition Corp.