Click Forensics Names Development Head

Austin-based Click Forensics, which provides click fraud auditing to the online advertising industry, said Friday that it has named Dr. Vincent Granville as Chief Scientist at the firm. Granville joins as part of a broader expansion of its product group. Click Forensics said that Granville was most recently Chief Science Officer at Authenticlick, where he helped tackle fraud detection and prevention problems to improve online advertising for industry leaders. Click Forensics is venture backed by Austin Ventures, Shasta Ventures, and Sierra Ventures.