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ExtraHop Names Fouad Tawk as Space Vice President of Center East, Turkey, and North Africa

With almost 20 years of expertise within the cybersecurity area, Tawk plans to develop ExtraHop’s workforce and companion ecosystem to help accelerated progress within the area

SEATTLE, MAY 19, 2022 – ExtraHop, the chief in cloud-native community detection and response, in the present day introduced the appointment of Fouad Tawk as space vp for the Center East, Turkey, and North Africa (METNA). Tawk’s intensive expertise in cybersecurity and robust relationships with organizations and companions will assist ExtraHop speed up progress and growth within the area.

“Organizations within the Center East, Turkey, and North Africa are racing to undertake digital transformation initiatives like cloud migration as they appear to realize share in world markets, however the necessity to defend their enterprise from the rising specter of superior cyberattacks typically slows or stalls these efforts,” stated Marc Andrews, GM for EMEA and APJ, ExtraHop. “Fouad’s sturdy business relationships and deep cybersecurity experience will likely be instrumental in our progress technique for the area, serving to present prospects and companions with the community intelligence they should cease superior threats with out slowing down enterprise operations or introducing friction for builders, IT operations, or enterprise stakeholders within the course of.”

With a deep-rooted understanding of the METNA expertise and gross sales panorama, Tawk will develop the gross sales workforce and companion group to help ExtraHop’s rising buyer base within the area. Working carefully with channel companions, resellers, and system integrators, Tawk goals to drive long-term progress for each ExtraHop and its companion ecosystem.

“As a 100% channel-committed firm, ExtraHop provides its companions the chance to play a crucial function in serving to prospects enhance their safety posture with full visibility, real-time detection, and clever response throughout cloud and hybrid workloads,” Tawk stated. “I’m thrilled to hitch one of many quickest rising cybersecurity firms that’s fixing in the present day’s safety challenges in the very best place attainable–the community.”

An business veteran, Tawk was beforehand the regional gross sales supervisor for F5, the place he led the Form Safety enterprise unit, driving progress and dealing with companions within the area. He’s additionally held totally different gross sales roles at Palo Alto Networks, Blue Coat Techniques (acquired by Symantec), and TrendMicro.

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