Gravitant Bolsters Board

Austin-based cloud software developer Gravitant said this morning that it has added Bob Ridout, the former CIO of DuPont, to its board of directors. Gravitant--which develops cloud brokerage software used to manage cloud services--said that Ridout was VP and Chief Information Officer at DuPont Company for more than ten years, and was responsible for DuPont's information technology globally. Gravitant also said that Ridout was an early cloud adopter. Gravitant is venture backed by Corsa Ventures and S3 Ventures.