CyberArk appoints former RSA man Vincent Goh as APAC sales chief
By Digital News Asia February 15, 2016
- Continues to expand regional investments to accelerate growth
- Brings more than 20 years of technology industry experience
SECURITY specialist CyberArk has announced that Vincent Goh (pic) has been named vice president of sales for Asia Pacific and Japan.
With more than 20 years of technology industry experience, Goh was most recently vice president, Asia Pacific and Japan for RSA, the Security Division of EMC.
In his role at CyberArk, he will lead sales and channel teams, and will be responsible for growing the company’s customer base and channel relationships across Asia Pacific, the company said in a statement.
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CyberArk said it continues to invest in expanding its business in Asia Pacific, with third quarter 2015 revenues in the region more than doubling year-over-year, although it did not provide specifics.
“The addition of Vincent [Goh] to our executive team is another step forward in our strategy to build a large, global cybersecurity company and continue to grow our customer base in Asia Pacific,” said CyberArk chief executive officer Udi Mokady.
“Vincent has tremendous experience in the security industry, and is a respected leader whose passion and commitment will promote accelerated business growth in this region,” he added.
In addition to driving growth for various business portfolios within RSA, Goh chartered the transformation of RSA from an authentication-focused business to an intelligence-driven security provider in Asia Pacific, CyberArk said.
He consistently increased revenue for RSA in Asia Pacific during his tenure, the company added.
“I was drawn to CyberArk’s culture, technology innovation and relentless focus on customer success,” said Goh.
“As the market for privileged account security grows in Asia Pacific, there is a significant opportunity to work with customers who are increasingly interested in areas such as proactive controls, threat detection and analytics as part of a holistic cybersecurity programme,” he added.
Goh previously worked at companies such as EMC, AST, Dell and Iomega. He was also a member of the Republic of Singapore Airforce.
He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Information Technology from the National University of Ireland, Dublin, and an Executive Certificate in Management and Leadership from the MIT Sloan School of Management in Boston.
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