Cybereason, a leader in endpoint protection, today announced that it has expanded further into EMEA by launching its Spain operation to help enterprises future proof their networks from the ever-evolving threat landscape. In addition, the company hired veteran cybersecurity sales executive Vesku Turtia as Regional Director in Spain. He brings more than 20 years of experience to the company and held previous sales leadership positions at FireEye, Fortinet, F-Secure and Stonesoft.
Over the past 12 months, Cybereason’s revenues have more than doubled in the EMEA region, with expansion in the UK, DACH, France, Benelux and Nordics territories. In addition, Frank Koelmel, Cybereason’s Vice President of Central Europe, is hiring the top sales and engineering talent in the region. The company also launched its Middle East operation and hired Tarek Kuzbari to oversee sales growth. In France, the company tripled its workforce since opening in 2018.
“It’s exciting to further expand our EMEA reach into Spain as the demand for our award-winning full endpoint platform has never been higher. The results from recently published reports from Forrester, MITRE and NSS Labs affirms our leadership position in the EDR and EPP markets. Vesku brings to Cybereason a deep understanding of the cybersecurity industry and local market knowledge that is critical as we work with many new partners and customers in 2020,” said Lior Div, CEO and Co-Founder, Cybereason.
Cybereason has expanded its product offering in 2020 with the launch of Cybereason Mobile, a new cloud-based offering designed to help enterprises prevent, detect and respond to both mobile device and traditional endpoint risks.
The company also recently received several third-party validations for its award-winning Cybereason Defense Platform. For example, the company has the top-ranked current offering in the recently published “The Forrester Wave™: Endpoint Detection & Response, Q1 2020.” It also received a strong rating in NSS Labs Inc.’s Advanced Endpoint Protection (AEP) Test with a AAA rating in the Resistance to Evasion category.
And in the recently completed MITRE ATT&CK product evaluations, Cybereason successfully defended against techniques frequently used by cybercrime group APT29.
“I look forward to expanding Cybereason’s reach and brand in Spain as our fully integrated cybersecurity platform and services protect all endpoints within enterprises. Security teams are under a constant barrage of attacks from and overwhelmed giving Cybereason and its partners the opportunity to offer join customers a fully integrated solution to protect it all within their corporate environment,” said Turtia.
Cybereason, creators of the leading Cyber Defense Platform, gives the advantage back to the defender through a completely new approach to cybersecurity. Cybereason offers endpoint prevention, detection and response and active monitoring. The solution delivers multi-layered endpoint prevention by leveraging signature and signatureless techniques to prevent known and unknown threats in conjunction with behavioral and deception techniques to prevent ransomware and fileless attacks. Cybereason is a privately held, international company, headquartered in Boston with customers in more than 30 countries.
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